Lahore: Robbers kill transporter, hospital guard
LAHORE: Two robbers shot dead a motorcyclist near Adda Chabeel locality of Manawan early on Saturday. The police said that Ghulam Murtaza of Salamatpura, Baghbanpura, was riding a motorcycle when the robbers stopped him and tried to snatch cash and valuables from him. As Murtaza, a father of 12, offered resistance, the suspects fired at him and fled with looted cash and the motorcycle. The victim, who ran a goods transport business, was later pronounced dead at a hospital. Police shifted the body for an autopsy and registered a case.
Three robbers gunned down the security guard of Shaukat Khanum Collection Centre situated on Allama Iqbal Road in Garhi Shahu police limits.
Police said three robbers entered the centre and tried to loot cash and valuables from staff at gunpoint.
Security guard Muhammad Manzoor challenged the suspects and opened fire. The suspects returned the fire and killed Manzoor. They fled empty-handed.