KARACHI: Police on Thursday foiled a bank robbery attempt in Karachi’s Korangi.
As per details, four robbers entered a private bank and made the staff hostage at the gunpoint and started collecting the cash. The bank staff by pressing the alarm informed the police about the emergency.
The police team lead by Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Korangi, Shahjahan Khan reached the spot. Amid the exchange of fire, a robber was shot dead, while three others fled the scene.
The SSP said the robbers entered the bank and snatched arms from the security guard deputed inside the bank, but the timely action foiled the robbery.
He further said the search for other culprits was underway.