Sukkur: Dacoit apprehended using VIP car
SUKKUR: According to the Dawn News on Sunday, a wanted dacoit and his son were arrested by police from the escort vehicle of an influential man of Shikarpur on Saturday on Sukkur-Shikarpur road. The Bargarji police received intelligence after which they intercepted the escort vehicle and found dacoit Yakoob Jatoi and his son Abdul Ghaffar Jatoi travelling in it. Police arrested the two men and recovered from their possession arms and ammunition. Sources said that Yaqoob was taking his son Ghaffar to Sukkur for a medical check-up in the escort vehicle of an influential person when arrested on way. DPO Sukkur Aitizaz Goraya said that dacoit Yakoob Jatoi was arrested by Bargarji police but avoided telling details of his arrest. Sharing details of another incident he said that Sukkur police on Friday engaged a group of armed dacoits in an encounter near village Deha. The encounter, he said, claimed the life of Rajab Shaikh, carrying rupees one million as head-money and police arrested one of his accomplices Sudheer Shaikh in injured condition while the rest managed to flee. The DPO said that police also recovered a KK rifle and sizable quantity of bullets from their possession. Rajab Shaikh, he said, was wanted to Sukkur, Larkana and Khairpur police in 50 cases of heinous crimes and Sudheer Shaikh in more than 25 cases.