KARACHI: An alleged suspect was killed in a police encounter in Lyari on Monday.
According to police sources, a suspect, Allan, 28, was killed in exchange of fire between a police party and them in Chakiwara, Lyari, while his two aides were also arrested. The body was brought to Civil Hospital Karachi for medico-legal formalities.
The police said the killed suspect was involved in target killings, extortion and kidnapping for ransom cases. Police claimed to have recovered a hand grenade, 9mm pistol and bullets from their possession.