KARACHI: A woman was killed while several others were reported hurt in different firing and violent incidents across Karachi, ARY News reports.
According to sources, a woman sustained injuries during a robbery attempt at Malir area. She succumbed to her injuries at a hospital where she was being treated.
Two others were wounded in firing incidents at Pak Colony and New Karachi areas. According to Edhi officials, one person was hurt by firing near Hub Intersection.
Another person was hurt in a firing incident at Gulshan-e-Maymar area whereas another person was wounded by firing near Khalil Market at Orangi Town.
On the other hand, more than a dozen suspects were arrested by the police from different part of the metropolis. A dacoit was killed in an enounter whereas his three accomplices managed to flee.
Ittehad Town police nabbed two injured criminals after an encounter and recovered arms, drugs and stolen motorcycles. Another injured dacoit was arrested from Clifton Block No. 2 after an encounter. Arms and drugs were also recovered after the shootout.
Police, after an encounter at Sharafi Goth area, arrested a criminal in a wounded condition.