Karachi: ‘Bandit’ killed in shoot-out
KARACHI: A suspected bandit was killed while his accomplice managed to flee during a shoot-out with police in an electronic market within the remit of the Aram Bagh police station.
The suspect was later identified as Arif Baloch, a resident of Safilane, Lyari.
The police said that two armed men were on a looting spree in the area when a patrolling police party challenged them and an exchange of fire ensued. One of the bandits was shot dead on the spot while his accomplice fled, the police said.
The police claimed to have seized a TT pistol found in the suspect’s possession.