JACOBABAD - Robbers gunned down a man when he put up resistance during a house robbery in Taghio Khoso village in the limits of Mouladad Police Station late on Friday night. According to reports, Hakim Ali, 24, son of Nazar Muhammad Chandio, was killed in firing by unknown armed robbers for putting up resistance. The robbers were trying to take away Ali’s cattle and household items. Area police rushed to the scene and transported the body of the deceased to the Civil Hospital in Jacobabad. They handed over the body to heirs of the deceased after completing medico-legal formalities.

Neither an FIR had been registered nor robbers arrested when this report was filed on Saturday night. Fear gripped the village after the incident.