Police: U.S. Official Kills Suspected Robber in Pakistan Shootout

By Staff | January 27, 2011 | 7:09 AM EST

Lahhore, Pakistan (AP) - A police officer says a U.S. consular official traveling in a car in Pakistan has shot and killed at least one alleged robber.

Police officer Umar Saeed says one other person was killed in the incident Thursday in Lahore but he may have been hit by a car.

U.S. embassy officials were not immediately available for comment.

Saaed says the robber was traveling on a motorcycle.