The additional SHO of the Gulistan-e-Jauhar police station was shot dead during an exchange of fire with robbers on Friday, according to the police spokesperson.
The four robbers were reportedly fleeing the crime scene after robbing a citizen in a white corolla when the law enforcers intervened, reported by The News
The police asked the driver to stop the vehicle when instead, the suspects opened fire on the police and killed the additional SHO Raheem Khan.
The police retaliated, but the suspects managed to escape despite receiving injuries.
Later in the day, the martyr’s funeral prayer was offered at Police Headquarters, which was attended by Additional IG Karachi Ghulam Nabi Memon and other senior police officers.