Man shot dead in Landhi
KARACHI: A young man was shot dead near the telephone exchange street in Landhi on Wednesday morning, police said. A duty officer at the Quaidabad police station said that the victim, Javed, was passing through the area on his motorbike when unidentified armed men, also on a motorcycle, targeted him.
The victim sustained four bullet wounds and died on the spot. The body was shifted to the JPMC for medico-legal formalities. The police said that the victim had no affiliation with any political or religious party, but some cases pertaining to cheating and fraud were registered against him at the Sharafi Goth and Landhi police stations.
He was associated with the sale and purchase of cars. He was father of two and originally hailed from Mansehra. The police found six spent bullet casings from the scene. No FIR was lodged till late in the night.