Karachi: Bandit shoots dead his aide
KARACHI: A bandit accidentally shot dead his accomplice during a robbery in Ahsanabad on Wednesday.
Sohrab Goth Police said at least four bandits had barged into the house of a garment factory employee named Tajuddin, 35, who was present in the house along with his mother and a friend.
The robbers opened fire when the victims offered resistance, they added.
Police said Tajuddin sustained two bullets but another bullet missed him and hit the other bandit.
They were shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where doctors pronounced the death of the unidentified robber.
The life of the injured was stated to be out of danger.
The deceased was later identified as Bakhtiar, 35, who hailed from Jacobabad and was living in Maymarabad flood relief camp.