KARACHI: (HRNW) Police on Wednesday claimed to have solved a mystery around the killing of a former cop in Saudabad area of the city, saying that he was killed by a policeman after the former tried to rob him at an ATM.
The police were able to solve the mystery after it got hold of a CCTV video of the incident, showing the entire mugging episode.
“The footage clearly shows the accused committing the robbery,” the police said.
The accused Azhar, who was a former cop, tried to loot a policeman Hyder at an ATM machine. Hyder opened fire on him while resisting a robbery bid, killing Azhar on the spot.
The police were able to gather the criminal record of the accused besides also unearthing that the motorcycle used by him was a stolen one. “He was terminated from the police force over corrupt practices,” they said.