Robbers kill resisting man in Gulistan-e-Jauhar
KARACHI: Armed criminals shot dead a young man when he resisted a cash snatching bid near Kamran Chowrangi in Gulistan-e-Jauhar on Monday, police said.
Gulshan SSP Naeem Shaikh said that the victim, 30-year-old Siddiqi had drawn Rs115,000 from a bank branch in Gulistan-e-Jauhar. As he reached near Kamran Chowrangi, three armed men on motorcycles, who were apparently chasing him from the bank, intercepted him and demanded the cash. They opened fire on him when he offered resistance, snatched the cash and escaped.
The police said that the wounded man was rushed to the Liaquat National Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Till the filing of this report, the FIR pertaining to the incident was yet to be registered.