Karachi: 2 killed, another injured in foiled robbery attempt
KARACHI: In an exchange of fire between security guards and robbers near Gulshan Chowrangi, two people, including a security guard, were killed, while another was injured. According to the details, three armed robbers attempted to loot a cell phone franchise located on the busy intersection of Gulshan Chowrangi. The plan was foiled by a security guard of the bookshop adjacent to the cell phone franchise firm, when he opened fire on the robbers.
The exchange of fire led to the deaths of two people, including Rizwan, the salesman of bookshop and Rabnawaz, the security guard, while, Inamullah, another security guard, was injured. The police swiftly reached the scene, however, the robbers managed to flee. Gulshan–e-Iqbal SIO Abu Talha said that the bodies have been taken to the JPMC for an autopsy, while the injured guard has been admitted to a nearby local hospital and is in a critical situation.