Teenaged body shot dead in Memon Goth
KARACHI: A teenaged boy was found shot dead earlier in the morning within the remit of the Memon Goth Police Station, police said.
A duty officer at the police station said the bullet-riddled body of 17-year-old Murtaza, son of Ghulam Mustafa, was found in a storm-water drain near Jam Goth.
He said the police shifted the body to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for a post-mortem examination.
Hospital sources said the victim had suffered gunshot wounds in the head and chest.
The police official quoted the victim’s family as saying that the boy had gone out of the house to purchase breakfast items, but didn’t return. He said the police had mounted a search for him on the request of the family.