Karachi: Bandits kill man upon resistance
Karachi: A man was killed by armed bandits near Shaheed-i-Millat Road when he resisted a robbery bid, officials said. They said Javed Mengal, in his late-20s, along with a woman was standing close to Shaheed-e-Millat Road after parking his car.
“According to witnesses, two men on a motorbike came and asked him to surrender cash and valuables,” said Inspector Mohsin Haider, the SHO of the Bahadurabad police station.
“The man and the robbers argued with each other and had a brief scuffle. One of the robbers opened fire and escaped.” He said that the victim was hit by two bullets in the chest and died on the spot. The body was handed over to the family after medico-legal formalities at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, he said, adding that the victim was a resident of Khyaban-i-Bukhari in DHA.