Alleged robber killed, other injured by citizen

KARACHI: An alleged robber was killed and one other injured by a daring citizen in North Karachi area of the city on Thursday.

According to a police source, two robbers intercepted a citizen in street in North Karachi’s Sector 5C and tried to loot him. The citizen, who was carrying a licensed weapon, opened firing on the robbers. As a result, a robber was killed on the spot, while his accomplice, Salman, sustained bullet injuries.

The body and injured were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities and treatment, respectively.