Two accused arrested in police encounter

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Karachi: Two injured accused were arrested during an alleged police enounter on the University road here on Thursday.

SSP east Sajid Sadozai said that during a police encounter two suspects were injured and later arrested.

According to him, the accused were robbing a police officer Amir. The accused tried to snatch mobile phone from the police officer.

The SSP also said that during the robbery there was an exchange of fire in which the two accused were injured.

Stolen goods and weapons were also recovered from the accused, he added.

The accused were shifted to hospital and the investigation will be initiated after providing medical treatment to them, the SSP said.