Five of a family were injured in a shooting in Karachi late Wednesday, while police rounded up eight suspects in different raids, officials said.
Unknown persons opened fire inside a house in Jamshed Road area. Rescue sources said the incident left five people injured, including three women.
Sources informed that firing occurred during a robbery in the house. Unknown robbers, after looting valuables, lined-up family members and opened fire on them.
The injured were shifted to a hospital.
Meanwhile, police cracked down on criminals late this night, apprehending six suspects, involved in street crimes and drugs dealing, from Saudabad.
Officials seized weapons, mobile phones and drugs from them. A case was also registered against the suspects.
Two more street criminals were held in Nazimabad area, police said. Weapons, mobile phones, a stolen motorbike and side mirrors of different cars were recovered from the suspects.
They were booked on charges of theft and muggings.