Alleged gangster gunned down

KARACHI: Sohrab Goth police on Wednesday killed an alleged robber who was also involved in rape cases during robberies.

According to details, police intercepted a suspected motorcycle at Al-Asif Chowki, near the Indus Plaza. The riders opened fire on the police party. In retaliation fire, the police gunned down accused Khaliq alias Khalu, while his two accomplices managed to flee. Police also recovered a TT pistol and looted motorcycle from his possession.

According to police, the slain criminal was wanted by police, adding that the accused was involved in gang rapes during robberies.