KARACHI: A policeman was shot dead in Karachi’s SITE area on Thursday night in what appeared to be an incident of target killing.
According to police sources, the police personnel, Sheraz, was going through Metroville SITE on his motorcycle when unidentified armed men intercepted him.
The armed men opened fire on him. Resultantly, Sheraz, resident of Frontier Colony, died on the spot. Meanwhile, the assailants managed to escape from the scene.
On being informed, police and rescue officials rushed to the scene and shifted his body to the hospital for medico-legal formalities.