DI Khan: 4 robbers killed in DIK encounter, booty recovered
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Four alleged robbers were killed and one cop was injured in an encounter in Draban Kalan village on Wednesday, police sources said.
The sources said four robbers forced their entry into the United Bank Draban Kalan branch and snatched Rs19 million from the employees and customers at gunpoint. The sources said the bank officials informed the police soon after the incident and a search operation was launched. An encounter, the sources said, took place at Luni Bridge and continued for hours. The sources said four robbers were killed and a cop was injured in the incident. The police had cordoned off the area till filing of the report and was searching for the accomplices of the robbers. Deputy Inspector General of Police Syed Imtiaz Shah was supervising the operation. The source claimed that the police had also recovered the looted amount and weapons.