Karachi: Young man killed by assailants
Karachi: A young man was shot by unknown assailants in Korangi, police said. A duty officer at the Korangi Industrial Area said that a lady doctor noticed an injured man seeking help from passersby near the KIA causeway. She took him to a hospital in an auto-rickshaw and on the way, the man told her that he was shot by unknown persons, the police officer said.
The police later identified the man as Sajjad Khan, 30, and said he was shot in the back and succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
They said the man had a criminal background and it seemed that he might have tried to commit a robbery and been shot while fleeing the scene. His body was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for a postmortem examination.