Alleged bandit killed, accomplice captured in shootout

September 11, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: An alleged bandit was killed and his accomplice arrested during encounter with police from Sohrab Goth area of the city on Wednesday.

Sohrab Goth police said two armed men riding a bike looted people near Qasim Ground, Janjaal Pura Ground, Sohrab Goth, within the remit of Sohrab Goth police station.

Sohrab Goth police mobile on patrolling intercepted the bandits. Sensing danger, the bandits opened fire on the police party, The police also retaliated the fire in which an alleged bandit, whose identity could not be ascertained yet, was killed and other was arrested by the police.

The arrested bandit was identified as Javaid 22, son of Allah Bux. The police said arrested bandit was the resident of Faqira Goth.