Robbers kill man in Afridiabad
PESHAWAR: The head of a family was shot dead after he challenged the intruding robbers in Afridiabad early Tuesday. Sources said that five robbers broke into the house of one Amin Jan in Afridiabad. The sources said the owner of the house came out to switch on the generator when he spotted the robbers. The robbers tried to overpower Amin Jan and it alerted other members of the family, the sources said. They said the robbers opened fire on Amin Jan, killing him on the spot.
However, his son remained unhurt in the attack. It was the third robbery attempt in the same house during the last one year. In a similar incident in Chamkani the other day, robbers shot and injured one Alamgir for offering resistance. They decamped with gold ornaments, cash and other valuables.