A Pakistan Army Officer was had lost his life while trying to resist mugging attempt on June 6th at M A Jinnah road Karachi, incident caught on CCTV.
A man was shot dead early Friday morning on Karachi’s MA Jinnah Road.
The deceased, identified as Saqib Iqbal, was an army officer, confirmed South SSP Pir Mohammad Shah. He believes Iqbal was shot after he showed resistance during a robbery.
A heavy contingent of police arrived at the scene after the incident.
Sindh Inspector-General of Police Kaleem Imam has taken notice.
News From Dawn:
KARACHI: An army official was shot dead in what police described as a robbery incident that took place on main M.A. Jinnah Road.
Police said Major Saqib Iqbal, 30, was killed by armed pillion riders near Dilpasand Sweets late on Thursday night.
SSP South Pir Mohammed Shah told Dawn that the police were investigating the incident. “At this moment, we are not sure whether it was a targeted attack or a botched robbery,” he said.
He added that the police got some technical help while intelligence agencies were also helping to apprehend the killers. However, till Friday night no one was arrested in connection with the killing of the army officer.