KASUR: A notorious criminal was killed allegedly by his accomplices here in the jurisdiction of Mustafabad Police the other night. According to DPO Syed Ali Nasir Rizvi, the Mustafabad Police spotted four suspected persons, riding two motorcycles and signalled them to stop at a picket near Pul Rohi on Ferozpur Road. But they resorted to indiscriminate firing and fled away. The police party started chasing them and also alerted other police station by airing wireless message. At which the nearby police stations got alert and set up pickets to apprehend the suspects.

Chasing the criminals, the police party reached near Stadium Road, Rajba Canal and found an injured criminal who got injured by the firing of his accomplices. The injured criminal was as Muhammad Tayyab alias Bosh, a notorious criminal who had been involved in more than 21 cases of heinous crimes in Kasur and Lahore districts. He told the police that he along with his accomplices were going for a robbery but were intercepted by the police. He said that he received bullet injuries from the firing of his own accomplices who had fled away. Police recovered a pistol and a motorcycle from him. He was shifted to hospital but he succumbed to his injuries on the way.–Staff Reporter