A thought burglar was fired dead in an authorities ‘run into’ in Phase VI of the Defence Real Estate Authority in Karachi on Friday, officials claimed.
According to police, a citizen withdrew cash from a financial institution in DHA as well as was on his method his auto when 4 suspects riding two motorcycles chased him.
They waylaid the resident, identified as Nasir Farooq, near Bukhari Commercial in Khayaban-i-Sehar, and also nabbed cash money from him which totaled up to Rs450,000 as well as tried to run away.
Nonetheless, a police party patrolling the area identified the thought burglars and also an exchange of fire occurred. Authorities stated the robbery victim likewise obtained his “certified pistol” and discharged shots at the thugs.
Resultantly, one suspect got wounded and also fell to the ground, while his 3 partners managed to flee from the scene. It was not clear as to whose bullet struck the claimed robber.
According to South SSP Zubair Nazeer Sheikh, authorities recovered the money seized by the burglars.
The senior police officer stated the damaged suspect was taken to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre where physicians articulated him dead on arrival. Police discovered a computerised nationwide identity card from the presumed robber’s pocket, through which he was determined as Zahid Husain, 39, belonging to Usta Mohammed in Balochistan.
The SSP said cops were trying to establish whether the exact same gang of burglars was involved in other recent break-ins, consisting of one on Khayaban-i-Jami.
Last month, a passerby was shot dead throughout an ‘encounter’ between police personnel and believed wrongdoers in Karachi’s Nazimabad-1 area.
Central SSP Murtaza Tabassum had later told media that a potato chips vendor, recognized as Usman Khalid, 40, was eliminated throughout the cross-fire, adding that an examination into the case had actually been purchased.