Dacoit killed by firing of own accomplices

KHANEWAL:A dacoit was killed by firing of his own accomplices during an encounter with police, here on Monday.

According to Khanewal police sources, a police team was taking a dacoit, Irshaad Rehmani, to identify some miscreants when some outlaws opened firing at police party near Chak 126/15-L, which led to cross firing.

Resultantly, arrested dacoit Irshaad Rehmani died due to firing of his accomplices. Taking advantage of darkness, the attackers escaped.