LAKKI MARWAT - A proclaimed absconder was killed in a shootout with a police party of Dadiwala Police Station in Wanda Aurangzeb village on Monday.

“After receiving credible information about the presence of a wanted criminal Naimatullah in the village situated in Kurrum Para Area, a police party led by DPO Muhammad Idrees Khan reached there and surrounded his house”, said an official.

He said that upon seeing police personnel the outlaw opened firing on them and tried to flee. “But police repulsed the attacked as a result he was killed”, he maintained.

He told that the killed outlaw was wanted by police in murder and attempted murder cases, saying that the cops seized a klashankov rifle, spare magazines and bullets from him.