Resisting Robbery Bid: Factory worker shot dead in Faisalabad

The outlaws tried to loot cash at gunpoint

APP February 22, 2017
The outlaws tried to loot cash at gunpoint. PHOTO: REUTERS

FAISALABAD: Unidentified robbers shot dead a factory worker and injured the owner during a robbery bid in Ghulam Muhammad Abad police area on Tuesday. The police said four bandits barged into a weaving factory in Faizabad when factory owner Muhammad Naeem was present with cash Rs200,000. The outlaws tried to loot cash at gunpoint but the factory workers offered resistance. As a result, the robbers opened fire on them killing 50-year-old factory worker Maqbool Shah while Muhammad Naeem was injured.

Published in The Express Tribune, February 22nd, 2017.


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