Incidents of robbery are on the rise in Garrison city Rawalpindi as armed robbers target residential areas without any fear at their will during nights. Though police patrol are deployed by every police station but they seldom go to see the situation in streets where robbers either break the locks or enter houses by crossing roofs and then make the residents hostage at gun point.
Police said that during robbery incidents in Sadiqabad and New Town police station jurisdictions, robbers opened straight fire injuring two people in wee hours of Thursday.
The robbers fled with the looted valuables and injured were shifted to hospital for treatment. The police after registering a case into the incident have started the investigation.