Dacoit held after alleged police encounter in Karachi

KARACHI: An armed robber involved a bank heist was arrested after an alleged police encounter from Nazimabad area.

According to police, accused named Asif was held after exchange of fire with the culprits in Naziimabad while two of his aides –Umair and Iqbal – managed to flee from the site.

Police claimed that Asif was involved in multi million bank robberies that occurred at Summit Bank, Meezan Bank and another bank in Kharadar.

The accused had earlier been arrested as well, police added.