Suspects arrested in Karachi
KARACHI: The CID police arrested three suspects involved in several cases of bank robberies, kidnappings for ransom, murders and other heinous crimes. Addressing a press conference on Sunday, the CID SP, Fayyaz Khan, said that the suspects – Farooq alias Kala, Shahjahan alias Sajan, and Afroze Alam alias Guddu – were arrested on a tip-off in the Garden West area two days ago. He said the police had seized two AK-47 rifles (Kalashnikov) and a TT pistol from the suspects at the time of their arrest.
The SP said later the police seized nine AK-47 rifles, two SMGs (MP5s), two repeaters, three 7MM rifles, one Uzi Scorpion gun, 11 TT pistols, one 9MM pistol and two .222 rifles on a lead given by the suspects. He said that the suspects had looted Rs4 million from a bank van in Taimuria police limits late last year.