Rawalpindi: Raid on ‘brothel’: Five policemen sent to jail on 14-day remand
RAWALPINDI: Civil judge and judicial magistrate Irfan Saeed on Friday sent five policemen of the City Police Station, including the Station House Officer (SHO), to Adiala Jail on 14-day judicial remand for illegally raiding a suspected brothel. The raid had led to the death of a woman, who jumped off the roof in an abortive bid to flee.
All the five policemen, including Station House Officer (SHO), Kashif Riaz, Assistant Sub-Inspector Muhammad Nawaz and three constables Abid, Ubaidullah and Abid, were booked and arrested by the Airport Police Station on the orders of City Police Officer (CPO) Iqbal Rao.
They were produced before Civil Judge Irfan Saeed, who ordered their shifting to Adiala Jail for 14 days on judicial remand and adjourned the hearing into the case till June 5. The police later shifted the arrested policemen to Adiala Jail.