Karachi: Bandit killed during robbery bid
KARACHI: A bandit was killed during a robbery bid when a victim snatched the bandit’s firearm and shot him.
Darakhshan Police said the robber had intercepted a car near a petrol pump in Phase VIII, Defence and opened fire on Ghulam Mustafa over resistance.
Despite sustaining a bullet in his shoulder, the victim snatched the weapon from the bandit and shot him, killing him on the spot, they added.
DSP Zameer Abbasi said the robber, identified as Junaid Ali, 28, resident of Korangi, was booked at different police stations over various street crime cases and had served jail sentences in 2002 and 2003 as well.
Sources informed that Mustafa is an intelligence officer.