Young man shot dead in Karachi
KARACHI: A young man was shot dead in front of his house within the remit of the Sohrab Goth police station on Friday, police said.
The officials added that some armed men knocked at the door of 30-year-old Ghulam Sakhi’s house and asked for him. As soon as he stepped out, they fired at him and fled.
However, police also quoted some eyewitnesses as saying that the armed men opened fire on the victim after having an altercation with him.
The victim was rushed to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The police said that the victim ran a department store in the area and he also had very close links with some police officers.
The motive behind the murder could not be ascertained, the officials said.
An FIR was yet to be lodged at the Sohrab Goth police station.