Attock: Drug dealer killed
ATTOCK: A medicine dealer was shot dead and his brother injured during a robbery attempt here on Monday. Police said four armed persons entered the office of the medicine wholesaler near Railway Park in the disguise of medical representatives. The bandits tried to make the owner and other people hostage. On resistance, the robbers opened fire on them and fled. As a result, the company owner, Sahib Khan, died on the spot while his brother Zahid Khan sustained injuries.
The police shifted the injured and the body to the district headquarters hospital and later handed over the body to the relatives after postmortem.
It may be noted that the Attock city has seen a sharp increase in street crimes, particularly robbery and theft incidents, due to police inefficiency, causing a sense of insecurity among the residents.