Karachi: ‘Robbers’ kill man
KARACHI: An employee of a bottled water company was killed for resisting a robbery attempt in SITE, the area police said, while claiming to have arrested one of the ‘robbers’ after a brief chase near Metroville Chowrangi. Amir Haroon, 30, was shot dead when he resisted the mugging attempt, said an official at the Site-A police station. He added that a police patrol chased the robbers and arrested one of them, later identified as Adeel Khan.
The police claimed to have seized a TT pistol, two cell phones and two wallets found in his possession. However, the robber’s accomplice managed to escape. The police later shifted the victim’s body to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities.