Rawalpindi: Man wounded as ‘patwari’ opens fire
RAWALPINDI: A ‘patwari’ started firing on locals and cops after the Jatli Police tried to nab him with a prostitute in the ‘Patwar Khana’ at Jatli Thursday, police said. Police said that hundreds of people gathered in front of the ‘Patwar Khana’ when ‘patwari’ Zaheer took a prostitute with him and locked the room from inside. People informed police and cordoned off the ‘Patwar Khana’, leaving no space to escape. In the meantime, the ‘patwari’ tried to escape. When some locals intercepted him, he opened fire wounding a man, Qaiser Mehmood, who sustained a bullet on his shoulder.
However, police and locals overpowered him and shifted him to the police station along with the prostitute. Police have lodged an FIR against him under Section 376 of the Pakistan Penal Code and started investigation.