Karachi: 3 bandits killed
KARACHI: Three alleged young bandits were killed during an encounter with the police on Northern Bypass in Gulshan-e-Maymar. They said that the bandits on a Suzuki Alto car (APP-066) were trying to flee after robbing a citizen Saleem, son of Asghar Ali, who arrived there to purchase a plot.
Armed men snatched Rs 10,000 and a mobile phone from him. They said that police reacted on the complaint of Saleem after which an encounter took place. SHO Amanullah Marwat said that his party first directed them to surrender but they refused and opened fire at the police party. In retaliation, police also fired, resultantly, all three bandits sustained injuries and died shortly after the incident. The officer said that one car, three TT pistols, four mobile phones and looted cash were also recovered from their possession.