Karachi: 70 cellphones, 38 vehicles taken away
KARACHI: As many as 38 vehicles, including nine automobiles, and over 70 mobile phones were taken away across the city. According to the figures collated from the Citizen–Police Liaison Committee, bandits made off with 33 cellular phones, nine motorcycles and three cars at gunpoint.
The cars were hijacked in the police limits of Site (AEU 228), New Karachi Industrial Area (ANB 743) and Darakhshan (AGY 918). Besides, thieves stole away six cars in the police limits of Defence (JTP 775), Boat Basin (TKR 834), Samanabad (APO 427), Aziz Bhatti (APR 509 and KQ 1509) and Sir Syed Town (KP 3474).
The figures showed that nine motorcycles were snatched at gunpoint in the police areas of Azizabad (KDA–3564 and KPT–6990), Rizvia Society (KDO–6538), Taimuria (SKH–3536 and KDP–5900), Risala (KBU–3552) and Preedy (KDL–0727).
Twenty other motorbikes were stolen in the police limits of Preedy, Kharadar, Risala, Taimuria, Sir Syed Town, Chakiwara, Korangi, Jackson, Ferozabad, Brigade, Aziz Bhatti, Clifton and Frere.
As many as 12 cars, 34 motorcycles and 92 cellular phones were either snatched at gunpoint or stolen in different parts of the city on Wednesday.