Karachi: Man killed by phone robbers
KARACHI: A man was killed by suspected robbers when he put up resistance during a cellphone snatching attempt within the remit of the Gulbahar Police Station on Sunday.
A duty officer of the Gulbahar Police Station said the incident took place under the Lasbella Bridge, where Ghulam Mujtaba, son of Rasool Bukhsh, was shot at by the bandits while trying to snatch his cellphone. Police said the suspects fled following the incident.
The wounded man was taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where he died during treatment.
The victim’s nephew, Nazeer Husain, lodged an FIR (563/2010) against the unknown suspects at the Gulbahar Police Station.