Karachi: ‘Bandit’ shot dead by police
KARACHI: A suspected bandit was killed by police in what they described as a shootout with bandits on the Superhighway on Monday.
Police said the incident took place within the remit of the Sachal police station, where the occupants of a white car were looting pedestrians at Maymar Morr.
Police claimed that a police van driving through the area spotted the suspects and challenged them, which led to a shootout.
Police shot the driver of the car, who suffered a fatal gunshot wound. However, his accomplices pushed him out of the car and sped away.
Police said the dead ‘bandit’ could not be identified. His body was taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for legal formalities.