Robber killed, another escaped in firing incident


The incidents of robbery and snatching at gunpoint have increased in the provincial capital and the Police despite having services of the rider force patrolling round the clock, failed to control.

In a similar incident in the city’s busiest place of Faqirabad area, a robber was killed and another escaped as a result of firing during the incident, police said. According to detail, two robbers opened fire on a resistance while snatching a mobile phone from him in broad daylight in the busiest Faqirabad area.

Soon after the incident of the snatching on gun-post and on resistance of one citizen, the robber opened fire on him, injuring him on the spot.