Lahore: Robbers shoot man
LAHORE: A citizen was shot at and wounded by two robbers in the Shadbagh area on Sunday. Victim Faiz Afzal was on his way when two robbers took him hostage at gunpoint near Javed Park, Shadbagh. He offered resistance to them, upon which, they shot at and wounded him. They also deprived him of Rs 36,000 and escaped. The victim was taken to hospital where his condition was stated to be out of danger. Meanwhile, a couple was robbed of gold jewellery and cash worth hundreds of thousands of rupees in the Defence area on Sunday. Victims Khalid and his wife were going to Charar village to see their relatives when some robbers intercepted them and snatched gold ornaments and cash from them. In another incident, robbers snatched a bike from a citizen, Bilal, in the Sattukatla area.