Police officer killed, 2 injured in Karachi encounter

KARACHI: A police officer was killed when an exchange of fire took place between police and armed culprits near Safari Park in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area of Karachi on Thursday morning.

According to sources, policemen encountered armed accused in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area near Safari Park where a police officer was martyred while two other cops were also injured.

The injured policemen were shifted to the hospital for treatment while further details are yet to be ascertained.