Rawalpindi: 2 robberies in 1 night
RAWALPINDI: As reported by the Dawn News on Tuesday, an official of the Utility Store Corporation (USC) was shot and injured by two robbers in Sector G-7/2, while an ex-army officer’s house was looted in the Airport police area on Monday, police said. Malik Mirza Aziz, the manager of G-7/2 USC outlet, along with another employee, Khalid Mehmood, was on way to a bank to deposit Rs418,000 when two motorbike riders blocked his way at a deserted street. Mehmood said one of the bandits, who was wearing a helmet, put his gun on Mr Aziz and forced him to give up the cash bags. He said the robber fired two shots on Mr Aziz after he refused to hand them over the cash. They then snatched one of the two bags containing Rs234,000. However, the injured threw the other bag towards his colleague. Meanwhile, five gunmen looted the house of a retired army officer in Gulraiz Colony. Major (retired) Akhtar told Airport police that the robbers snatched Rs20,000 cash, gold ornaments and also took away his Honda car.
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