ASI Naveed Aslam shot dead in Karachi
KARACHI: Unknown armed men shot dead an Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of police here on Monday and fled the scene.
Police said that unidentified motorcyclists sprayed bullets at ASI Naveed Aslam in jurisdiction of Clifton Police Station killing him on the spot and sped the scene.
Dr. Seemi Jamali, head of Emergency Department at Jinnnah Hospital, confirmed the death of Naveed Aslam.
The police after registering a case into the incident have launched a probe into the gun attack.
Four criminals killed, cop martyred in Shikarpur encounter
At least four criminals were killed and a cop martyred in exchange of fire with police in Shikarpur on Monday.
The police on a tip-off regarding presence of outlaws conducted search operation in kacha area of sub-division Khanpur of district Shikarpur. The criminals taking shelter in the area upon sight of police started firing and tried to flee which led to an encounter.
In cross firing which continued for more than two hours four criminals were killed while their three accomplices managed to flee. A policeman was also martyred in the fire exchange.
Police said that the arms were recovered from the possession of the criminals killed in fire exchange.