Karachi: Bandit killed during attempted robbery
KARACHI: An alleged bandit was killed in a brief encounter with police near Liaquatabad No. 10 on Friday, police officials said. The bandit, aided by an accomplice, was looting a motorist in the area when a mobile van on patrol arrived at the scene. The two bandits opened fire on the police who fired back, killing one of the two suspects. The second suspect managed to flee during the firing. The police found a TT pistol and some stolen valuables on the dead. The body was later taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico–legal formalities.