Karachi: Robbery at MQM MNA’s house, 1 held
KARACHI: An alleged robber was injured during crossfire with the police outside the house of Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s Member of the National Assembly (MNA) Abdul Waseem.
Police officials said that one robber was arrested in an injured condition, while two of his companions managed to escape under the cover of firing.
The encounter took place when the injured dacoit along with two others was trying to flee after robbing the house of the MNA located in Block N within the limits of Taimuria police station.
Upon hue and cry, the policemen deputed for the security of the MNA’s house, opened fire at the robbers and arrested one with a TT pistol and looted valuables.
An FIR No 01/11 has been registered on behalf of Waseem’s brother Saleem and further investigation has also been initiated.