Karachi: Notorious gang busted
KARACHI: Staff from the Jamshed Town police station arrested five notorious criminals in two separate encounters. The accused were involved in narcotics, street crime and other criminal cases with the recovery of a huge quantity of arms and narcotics from them. SP Javed Akber Riaz of the Jamshed Town said that a police officer was seriously injured in an encounter with criminals in the Chenesar Goth of the Mehmoodabad police limits. In spite of the bullet injuries the officer, along with his colleagues, continued to chase the criminals.
Due to excessive bleeding he was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) while his colleagues managed to apprehend the criminal along with the weapon. The criminal, Momin Khan, is involved in many dacoities and street crimes.
The police conducted a series of raids on the hideouts of criminals in the Chanesar Goth and managed to arrest one of the most notorious gang leaders namely, Hassan, who is involved in more than 20 cases of narcotics, dacoities, attempt to murder etc. During these raids a number of other criminals have also been arrested by the police and a huge quantity of arms, ammunition and narcotics has been recovered.
In a separate incident some accused people entered a local school in the jurisdiction of Jamshed Quarters Police Station. Armed with pistols, they overpowered the school guard and snatched his licenced pistol. Subsequently the criminals snatched cash, cell phones, gold ornaments from the lady teachers of the school.
The police on receipt of information reached the spot and managed to arrest two accused along with weapons and snatched property. The details of cases, accused arrested and recoveries are criminals arrested Hassan, Abdul Razzak alias Nosha, Momin Khan, Anwer Zaib alias Papu, Khalid Hussain, and Danish with the recovery of one SMG and a Kalashnikov with SMG 620 rounds, six pistols, 4.5 kilograms of hashish and 216 liquor bottles. Other recoveries are cash, jewellery and cell phones. Further probe is underway.