Lahore: Youth shot during robbery attempt
LAHORE: Robbers shot and wounded a college student on offering resistance during a road robbery attempt here in Lower Mall police area on Monday. Police sources said that the student, identified as Touqeer Ijaz, was on his way home when gunmen intercepted his motorcycle near Al–Habib Park on Out–Fall Road.
The robbers held him at gunpoint and demanded to hand over cash and his cell phone. When the youth resisted, the robbers shot him at a close range and fled away after snatching his mobile phone and purse, which contained a few thousand rupees.