Karachi: Teenager held for killing friend
KARACHI: The Landhi investigations police have arrested a teenager on the charges of killing his friend for ransom. Deceased Syed Saad Zaidi, 16, a resident of Labor Colony, left his house on October 13 and went missing. A kidnapper phoned his father for ransom and called him to Quaidabad on Wednesday. The police lay in wait and arrested the man, Fahim, who has allegedly confessed that he along with another friend Qazzafi killed Saad and buried him in the courtyard of his own house. Police have recovered his body. He was an intermediate student.
Alleged kidnapper held: The police have arrested what they claim is the mastermind of a kidnappers’ gang during a raid in Gulistan–e-Johar area on Wednesday.
Abdul Rehman alias Sultan was arrested during a raid in Gulistan-e-Johar area with a Kalashnikov, one motorcycle and 1.3 million rupees. Three days ago, three of his associates Gul Badeen, Saeed Jan and Ayub, a dismissed police constable, were injured in another raid in the same area.