Karachi: Kidnappers’ gang busted
KARACHI: The AVCU arrested on Wednesday five suspects, including a woman, in the kidnapping case of a senior banker. AVCU SHO Inspector Irfan Ahmed told Dawn that three suspects kidnapped Ahmed Adeel, country recovery head of the ABN Amro bank, on Shaheed-i-Millat Road on June 4, when he was on his way from his PECHS house to his office in the morning.
The suspects, he said, took the victim to a flat in Gulistan-i-Jauhar, where they snatched from him his credit and debit cards and withdrew over Rs500,000 from his account. Later, the suspects released the victim in the afternoon, but they kept his car with them.
The SHO said the AVCC tracked down the suspects and arrested Mujeeb, Imran Khalid and Farhanul Haq, who had kidnapped the victim. Besides, he said a recovery officer of the bank, Aftab, and a former bank employee, Shayaan alias Shaina, were also arrested as they were also involved in the kidnapping.