(Update) American National shot - Rs.2Million Offered for Information
Karachi (2nd Update): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the US Government has taken notice of Debra Lobo, a US national, shot by ISIS to recieve critically injured on Shaheed-e-Millat Road on Thursday, media reported.
The premier directed that the culprits responsible for the shooting be arrested immediately, whereas US deparment has shown concerns.
The same day, in another event, Preedy Station House Officer Aijaz Ali Khwaja was shot dead.
It has been announced that Sindh government offers Rs2 million in cash for any relevant information as regards attackers of Lobo and Preedy SHO.
Karachi (Update): ISIS shot American National Debra Logo, Vice-Principal of vice-principal of the Jinnah Medical and Dental College's student affairs wing in Karachi yesterday.
Karachi-East SSP Pir Mohammed Shah said the 55-year-old woman had been attacked by militants for being an American citizen. She hails from California.
Mr Shah said that a leaflet was found near the crime scene said ‘we will burn America’ and that the attack was to avenge the recent killing of five militants in an ‘encounter’ in Keamari area.
At a news briefing Thursday, US State Department spokesperson Marie Harf said: “We have seen the reports that a US citizen was injured in a shooting incident in Karachi. Our consulate general . . . there is in close contact with Pakistani authorities and is working to obtain more information. The local police authorities in Pakistan are handling the investigation.”
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