Karachi: Stabbed to death
KARACHI: The body of a young man with multiple stab wounds was found near Bhangoria Goth, a shanty–town in the limits of the Azizabad police. The body was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where the victim was identified as Farhan Shaikhani, a resident of Block 14, Jauharabad. Sources at the hospital`s medico–legal section told Dawn that the victim received 42 stab wounds all over the body. The police said the victim had left his house with a friend at 11am on Saturday and was missing since then.
The SP of Gulberg, Naveed Ahmed Khawaja, said the police had tracked down the victim`s friend and he was being questioned. Meanwhile, a suspected bandit was killed in the small hours on Sunday in a shoot–out with a police patrol in Federal B Industrial Area.
The body was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where the suspect was identified as Asif, son of Mubarak Ali. The police seized a TT pistol and the suspects` motorbike. They said the killed suspect was earlier booked and arrested in eight cases and he had come out of jail on bail on Saturday.