KARACHI: A dispute apparently triggered by heavy bike racing at Karachi’s beach claimed life of a youth, Samaa reported Sunday.
According to our correspondent, the victim, identified as 18-year-old Zafar was shot dead by four armed men following a road accident at ‘Do Darya’ beach in DHA Phase 8.
Police said four friends were on their way in a car when their vehicle was hit by a heavy bike at Seaview beach.
Officials said the car passengers tried to escape the scene but were chased and stopped by four armed persons riding a double-cabin vehicle, escorting the injured biker.
The gunmen fired shots on the car, leaving Zafar and two others critically injured.
Zafar, a student of class XI, later died in hospital during treatment. He received three bullets.
Police said the youngsters had earlier a quarrel over heavy bike race at the beach. Meanwhile, police conducted a raid on a bungalow at Tariq Road and arrested four suspects said to be central accused. – Samaa
Story first published: 3rd December 2017