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Alleged robber killed

By Bureau report
July 04, 2021

PESHAWAR: An alleged robber was shot dead during an attempted robbery in Asiya Gate Friday night.

An official said that the robber was shot dead

when he was attempting robbery in a pharmacy shop in Asiya Gate locality of the city.

The robber was collecting cash from the counter at gunpoint when someone opened fire on him.

He died at the entrance of the medicine store. There were reports that one of the accomplices of the deceased was also arrested.

Street crimes are on the rise in the provincial capital and now people are arranging their security on their own. A number of police stations also lack vehicles and facilities to ensure effective patrolling.