Karachi: Shahra-e-Faisal Police claimed to have killed an alleged culprit in encounter in Gulstan-e-Jahor area of the city on Thursday.
According the Karachi Police spokesman said SHO Shahra-e-Faisal reported that a culprit namely Imran, 30, son of Qurban was gunned down in an encounter with police at Munawar Chowrangi near Bethak Restaurant, Block-12 Gulstan-e-Johar while his three accomplices fled away from the scene. They were identified as Yasir, Ali and Saleem.
The police recovered a 30-bore pistol along with 03 rounds.
Police registered an FIR number 196/14 under section 353/324/34 PPC and FIR No. 197/14 under section 23-1 (A) Arms Ordinance against criminals. Further investigation is under way.