Karachi: Stray bullet kills boy in PIB Colony
KARACHI: A 15-year-old boy was killed by a stray bullet in PIB Colony on Thursday morning, police said.
They said that the incident took place in Welfare Colony where Usman, son of Haji Mastan Gul, was sitting at a bookshop outside a private school in the area.
At around 7.30am a stray bullet hit the boy in the neck, the police said, adding that he was taken to a nearby private hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The family took away the body without allowing any legal formality, the police added.
The area police said that the boy was a son of the school`s owner who also had a business in Sabzi Mandi.
Till the filing of this report, an FIR in connection with the incident was yet to be registered.