LAHORE: Four notorious outlaws who had escaped after jail break from Sheikhupura last year were killed in a police encounter here in the Manawaan area during early hours of Friday.
According to SP CIA, Umar Virk, on a tip off CIA police conducted a raid in the area where these outlaws had taken refuge. The criminals resorted to firing at the police party which also retaliated. The shoot out resulted in on the spot death of four proclaimed offenders identified as Irfan, Amjad, Usman and Shakir.
Police said these criminals were wanted by police in Sheikhupura, Lahore and Gujranwala in more than 43 cases of kidnapping for ransom, murders, dacoities etc.