KARACHI: Three armed robbers were killed in an alleged encounter in Quaidabad area of Karachi while one managed to escape, Geo News reported Tuesday.
According to SSP Malir Rao Anwaar, four alleged dacoits were roaming on two motorcycles in the Ali Barohi Goth of Quaidabad when a police mobile tried to stop them.
The culprits, in return, opened fire on police and after an encounter, police killed three robbers while one got injured and managed to flee from the scene.
Police told that the accused were involved in target killing of policemen and were wanted in several other crimes.
Arms including a pistol, rifle, repeater and dozens of bullets were also recovered from their possession.