Karachi: Kidnapped man shot dead in Kharadar
KARACHI: A man was shot dead while his associate was wounded by unidentified gunmen within the remit of the Kharadar police station in the early hours of Wednesday, police said.
A duty officer of the Kharadar police station said that six unidentified men riding on two motorcycles came near the Sufi Hotel in the Lea Market area.
The victims were also seated on each motorcycle between the motorbike rider and the pillion rider. After stopping near the Sufi Hotel, they dislodged the two victims and fired gunshots at them.
The suspects fled from the scene after carrying out the firing. The police said that Sohail, son of Jalil Baloch, died of the spot. He was a resident of Sangulane, they added.
The other victim Saeed, son of Saleh Mohammad, was wounded in the firing. He was taken to the Civil Hospital where he was admitted for treatment, the police said, adding that he was an auto-mechanic. The victims were kidnapped by unidentified people on Tuesday night, the police said.