Man shot dead during robbery.


RAWALPINDI -- A man was gunned down during robbery at a timber store, while a filling station tuck shop was robbed in Bahria Town's Phase 8, police said on Monday.

Mohammad Irfan lodged an FIR with the Rawat police saying that he and his brother Ansar Mehmood were sitting at the warehouse when three people came on a motorcycle and held them at gunpoint.

He said they snatched their cash and mobile phones. When his brother Ansar tried to grab the cash bag, one of the gunmen opened fire on him, causing fatal injuries to him. He was shifted to a nearby hospital where he died.

The robbers escaped with looted...

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