HYDERABAD: Police gunned down a notorious outlaw while his four accomplices escaped during an encounter here at Tando Qaiser-Tando Haider Link Road on Saturday.
The Police spokesman informed here on Saturday that Pabbun Police working on a tip-off raided a place and warned the dacoits to surrender, but they started firing.
One of the outlaws was illed in retaliatry firing while his four other accomplices managed to escape taking advantage of darkness.
The deceased dacoit was identified as Rozu alias Rozi Khoso r/o Unnerpur Jamshoro.
He was involved in over 50 cases of heinous crimes, the spokesman said and informed that a repeater gun with cartridges has also been recovered from his possession.