KARACHI: An alleged robber was beaten to death and two others injured by an angry mob in metropolis in the wee hours of Thursday.

According to SSP Central Irfan Baloch, two robbers on a motorcycle attempted a robbery and as they were fleeing, their bike slammed into a wall in Gulbahar. Area people overpowered and beat them up ruthlessly after which one of the suspects died while the other was injured.

In another robbery attempt in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, residents managed to catch a robber and beat him up. They handed over him to police. However, his accomplice fled the scene.