Lahore: Robber killed in ‘encounter’
LAHORE: An alleged robber was shot dead on Wednesday in an ‘encounter’ with the Shahdara police while his two accomplices managed to escape. A police official claimed that alleged robber Fayyaz Ahmad of Shahdara was wanted in several criminal cases by various police stations of the city. He said a police team was sent to Shahdara area near GT Road after receiving information that three robbers were looting citizens there. Seeing the police, the robbers opened fire which the police returned. Later, the police found a robber dead while his two accomplices managed to escape. He said the body was sent to the city morgue while further investigation was under way.