Karachi: Police arrest arms’ supplier; huge cache recovered
KARACHI: Crime Investigation Department (CID) police arrested inter-provincial illegal arms supplier with huge quantity of illegal arms at Sohrab Goth area on Wednesday morning. SSP, CID Investigation, Aslam Khan at a press conference at CID head office here this afternoon told that police received tip off from sources that inter-provincial arms supplier Jamsheed Khan Bajori and his two accomplices were bringing huge quantity of ammunitions from Mardan to Karachi this morning. Aslam Khan said police had an encounter with the arms suppliers and then arrested Jamsheed Khan and recoved eight machine guns, seven riffles, five repeater guns, 11 pistols along with white Suzuki Khyber (ABW–164).
SSP added that two accomplices of Jamsheed managed to escape. He said that culprits acquired these weapons from Raza Khan, resident of Mardan. Jamsheed Khan is involved in this business for last four years.
He said they used to carry the illegal arms in Swat Coach, Makkah Coach and Mardan Coach and sold out to different parties, Jihadi groups Lyari Gangs and other criminal groups.