Karachi: Alleged bandit killed, other injured in encounter
KARACHI: An alleged bandit was killed and other injured in an encounter near Do Talwar Chowrangi, Clifton in the precincts of Frere police station. Three bandits were looting passers-by near PSO House when a police mobile reached there during patrolling. Seeing police, bandits opened fire and tried to flee.
The police retaliated the fire, resultantly one bandit was killed on the spot, while other injured. The third bandit fled from the scene.
SHO Ishaq Lashari said that the dead bandit was later identified as Momin, 28, and other as Murad. Police shifted the body and injured to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre. The officer said the bandit was the resident of North Nazimabad and police have recovered two TT pistols from their possessions. No case was registered till filing the report.