Karachi: ‘Bandits’ kill man
KARACHI: A man was shot dead during a robbery in his house within the remit of the Surjani Town police station on Thursday, police said. They said that at least three suspected bandits entered the house of Mohsin Feroz, 35, in Sector 4-D of Surjani Town in the early hours of Thursday and held the inmates hostage at gunpoint.
While the bandits were collecting valuables, Mr Feroz tried to put up resistance upon which the bandits opened fire killing him on the spot, the police said, adding that the bandits fled afterwards. They took away jewellery, three mobile phones and other valuable from the house, they said.
The victim’s body was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities and later handed over to his family.
SHO Shabbir Hussain said the victim was a salesman associated with a bottled water company. No FIR was registered till late
in the evening.