Under-custody robber killed by firing of accomplices


An under-custody robber was killed in firing of accomplices during attempt to free him here on Saturday.

Police were taking an under custody robber identified as Sarwar for recovery of looted valuables when his accomplices attacked the police party for freeing him in Allahabad area of Kasur.

Exchange of fire took place between the attackers and police in which under custody robber was killed. The police cordoned off the area after the exchange of firing and conducted search operation but the assailants managed to flee.