2 robbers killed in Mastung shootout
QUETTA: Two alleged highwaymen were killed in an exchange of fire with security forces in Khad-Kocha area of Mastung District on Saturday. Four other suspects were arrested.
Mastung DC Noorul Haq Baloch said that a gang of robbers was looting passengers of buses in Khad-Kocha when personnel of Levies Force and local tribesmen reached the spot and challenged them.
He said the highwaymen opened fire which was returned, adding that in the gunbattle that continued for six hours two alleged robbers identified as Mir Khan and Abdul Qayyum were killed.
He said four other suspects were arrested and identified them as Abdul Rauf, Mohammad Tariq, Abdul Aziz and Fida Hussain.