Karachi: Teenage boy shot dead in PIB Colony
KARACHI, Jan 19: A teenage boy was shot dead near his house in PIB Colony on Wednesday, police said.
They said that armed men on a motorbike targeted 19-year-old Shahzeb, son of Humayun, in Iqbal Colony near the Mid City Apartments where he was sitting with some friends.
“The riders stopped the bike close to the friends and one of them got off the bike, walked to Shahzeb and fired a single shot in his head,” said an official at the PIB Colony police station.
“He was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where he died during treatment. The attackers escaped from the scene.”
He said that the victim was a student and no immediate motive could be found for his killing.
However, he said that the father of the victim was associated with a political party.