Karachi: ‘Robber’ killed in encounter
KARACHI: An alleged bandit was gunned down while another arrested in an encounter with police in the SITE–B police limits on Wednesday. Two armed motorcyclists were robbing a motorist, Zahid, near Shershah Paracha Chowk at gunpoint when police reached the spot. When the robbers saw the police they opened fire which was retaliated by the police. During the encounter, the two bandits later identified as Fazal Wahid and Tahir, got injured. The 25–year–old Fazal breathed his last on the way to the Civil Hospital while the other has been taken in custody. The police have recovered two TT pistols, a snatched motorcycle and other looted valuables from their possession.