Spokesperson Marie Harf said: “We have seen the reports that a US citizen was injured in a shooting incident in Karachi.
She said the US consulate was in close contact with Pakistani authorities and is working to obtain more information.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a statement has condemned attack on American national Debra Lobo in Karachi and summoned report of the investigations in the incident.
The Prime Minister has ordered best medical assistance to the victim of the attack.
The vice-principal of the Jinnah Medical and Dental College of Karachi was shot and seriously injured on Shaheed-e-Millat Road on Thursday.
Police said Debra Lobo was attacked by four unidentified gunmen as she left the college premises on Shaheed-e-Millat Road.
She was rushed to a nearby hospital for emergency treatment, where doctors said that she was out of danger. after hours of treatment.