Security guards foil robbery attempt in Karachi
KARACHI: Two private security guards foiled a robbery attempt as a result of intensive exchange of fire with the dacoits at a sweets shop in Karachi’s Sir Syed area.
A surveillance camera has recorded the incident. Three suspects can be seen entering the shop. One of them tried to snatch weapon from one security guard.
They thought there was only one guard in the shop. At once, one suspect shouted that there was another security guard as well. Seizing the opportunity, the first security guard opened fire on the suspects.
Meanwhile, the other security guard also opened fire on the suspect leaving one of the robbers badly injured. During this time, women, children and young customers laid down on floor. A woman right away took her kids with her to a safe place.
Police brought the injured to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.