PO killed in encounter with Sahiwal police
SAHIWAL: A proclaimed offender was killed in an encounter with the Yousafwala police here on Wednesday night. Addressing a press conference, DPO Rana Ayaz Saleem said that Shahzad alias Arshad alias Imran alias Bugee was wanted in 11 cases of murder, attempt to murder and dacoities, and was considered a symbol of terror. He said that the Yousafwala police received information that four robbers had snatched a motorcycle (SLM–6585), a mobile phone and Rs 22,000 from Waheed Iqbal of Chak 65/9-L. He said that the villagers and police chased and intercepted the fleeing dacoits near Mulang. The DPO added that the dacoits opened fire at the police party, which was returned. He said that a dacoit was killed while his three accomplices escaped, leaving the motorcycle and other belongings. He said that the deceased was indentified as Shahzad alias Arshad. He said that a pistol was also recovered from Shahzad.