Karachi: Bullet-riddled body found
KARACHI: A young man was found shot dead in the Surjani Town area in the small hours of Sunday, police said. They said the body of the young man was found near Rupali Homes in Surjani Town’s Sector 16 on a hillock. The victim was shot twice. Two spent bullet casings of a 9 mm pistol were found at the scene, they added.
The police said that the killer(s) threw acid on his face making his facial identification impossible. The body also bore torture marks.
It appeared that the acid was also thrown at the victim at the scene where the body was found, they said, adding that he was killed probably in the small hours of Sunday.
The body was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for a post-mortem examination. Later, the body was moved to the Edhi morgue in Sohrab Goth for a want of identification.
Till late in the night, an FIR pertaining to the incident was not lodged at the Surjani Town police station.