SHEIKHUPURA - Three persons including an outlaw were killed and three others injured in separate incidents of shootout with police and enmity here over the past 24 hours.
According to detail, the Sheikhupura Saddr Police found the dead body of a Sikh man who was apparently stoned to death from a field adjacent to village Malian Kalan on Friday.
According to the Lahore Shalimar Police, the deceased namely Amar Jeet Singh was abducted from Lahore few days back. His body was spotted by some passers-by who brought it into the notice of the Sheikhupura Saddr Police. Later his body was handed over to the Shalimar Police. The police added that the deceased belonged to district Peshawar and settled in Lahore to earn his livelihood.
In another incident a 25-year-old youth was shot dead by some robbers in posh locality in wee hours of Friday. The deceased identified as Riaz Ahmad, a resident of Bomba Wala locality was on the way back home in his car. When he reached near Street number 1 Ghang Road, three armed dacoits intercepted him. Meanwhile, the culprits fired gunshots on him when he tried to overpower them, killing him instantly. The culprits fled the scene along with the car and cash from his pocket. The City A Division Police are looking to the mater.
Similarly a prisoner was admitted to hospital after he attempted suicide by cutting his vain on Friday. Adnan was detained in a cell where he attempted to end his life. The jail staffers however foiled his suicide attempt and removed to hospital. The B Division Police have registered a case against him.
Meanwhile, an outlaw was killed and two others sustain injuries while their fourth accomplice managed to flee during a shootout that took place near Adhian village on Narang Kala Khatai Road here on Friday.
According to details, four armed highwaymen setup a picket on road and were looting commuters.
Meanwhile, on a tip-off, the Muridke and Ferozewala police reached the spot. On sighting the police, the criminals started firing on the police personnel which was retaliated by the police and cross-firing continued for some time. Resultantly, an outlaw identified as Sarfraz, a resident of Sambrial District Sialkot was killed instantly While his accomplices including Liaqat and Sikander who sustained gunshot wounds were arrested while their fourth accomplice namely Sajjad escaped from the scene. The Muridke Saddr Police are investigating.