Stray bullet kills one in Karachi
KARACHI: An elderly man was killed in firing in New Karachi Industrial Area police precincts on Tuesday evening.
Police said Tasleem, 60, son of Naseem, resident of Buffer Zone area, was going to somewhere in a high roof when unidentified armed men opened fire on his vehicle near Bismillah Chowk. As a result, he suffered two bullets and died on the spot.
DSP Chaudhry Pervez said Tasleem, a retired employee of a bank, was going to home when a stray bullet hit him at Bismillah Chowk, resultantly he died on the spot.
Police shifted the body to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for medico-legal formalities and later handed over to his heirs.