Karachi: 2 injured in robbery bid
KARACHI: A dacoit and a woman injured in a robbery bid within the precincts of Gulbahar police station on Thursday. According to SHO Arif Usman, three bandits after looting Rs 5,000 from a motorcyclist at Khamosh Colony intercepted a car, carrying a newlywed couple and other family members.
Facing resistance from the passengers, one of the bandits fired shots at the driver. A bullet hit right arm of driver Usman and then drilled into the head of a woman Siraj Bibi, wife of Naimat Khan, sitting at the back seat. Following the incident, area people gathered at the scene and caught one of the bandits. SHO said that the accused bandit, after being brutally beaten by the inhabitants, has been taken into police custody. No case could be registered till filing of this report.