Alleged criminal killed in encounter

March 8, 2016 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: An alleged criminal was killed and another injured in separate police encounters in different parts of the metropolis on Wednesday after noon.

According to rescue sources, the encounter took place near U-4 bus stop in New Karachi, where an alleged criminal was shot dead by police personnel. The victim was yet to be identified but he was around 35-years-old.

The body was sent to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital Karachi (ASH) for medico-legal formalities.

In another encounter between police and criminals in Quaidabad area, an accused identified as Ayaz, 38, son of Manzoor, suffered injuries and was arrested in wounded condition.

He was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JMPC) for treatment.