Karachi: Robbers kill man in PECHS
KARACHI: A man was shot dead by robbers in PECHS on Monday, police said. They said that the incident took place in PECHS Block 6 near Jheel Park. Ferozabad SHO Ejaz Khawaja said that the man, a driver by profession, was driving home his employer, a woman, and he tried to speed away after sensing that two men on a motorcycle were chasing the vehicle. However, the suspects intercepted the car, shot the driver and demanded valuables from the woman who handed over her purse containing some gold bangles, he added.
The robbers rode away, the SHO said, adding that the woman was not coming back from a bank but was heading back home when the incident took place. The driver, Mohammad Rafique, sustained fatal gunshot wounds and died before he could be shifted to hospital, the police added. The body was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico–legal formalities.