Man gunned down in Baldia Town
KARACHI: A man was gunned down in Baldia Town in the remits of Saeedabad Police Station.
Tahir, 26, son of Hanif Khan, was going to somewhere on his motorcycle with his friend who pulled out a pistol and opened fire on him near Naval Colony in Baldia Town.
Resultantly he received a bullet in his head and died on the spot. The culprit managed to flee from the scene.
Police shifted the body to the Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for medico legal formalities. SHO Jan Mohammad said the victim was the resident of Sector 5-J, Baldia Town and a contractor in a truck stand.
He said the motive behind the murder was yet to be ascertained, adding he might be killed over a money dispute.
The victim hailed from Hazara, he said. Later, police handed over his body to the heirs and initiated a probe into the incident.