SHEIKHUPURA: One robber was killed while his two accomplices managed to escape after exchange of fire with police here on Sunday.
Police sources said the encounter took place at Katcheri Road of Sheikhupura where police came across a gang of three robbers that was fleeing after committing a robbery. The Police party challenged them and an exchange of fire took place. In cross firing which continued for more than 20 minutes one robber was killed while his two cohorts fled the scene. Police said that the robber killed in fire exchange was wanted in a number of cases of robberies and other crimes.