Karachi: Suspect apprehended in policemen murder case
KARACHI: According to the Dawn News on Thursday, police claimed to have arrested a suspect allegedly involved in the killing of two Policemen of the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) a couple of months back. According to a handout issued on Wednesday, a team of the SIU raided a house in Sector 10 of Orangi Town and arrested Abdul Rahim and recovered a pistol from him. The suspect was accused of killing Head Constable Tariq Khokhar and Constable Mohammad Iqbal in April after kidnapping them with the assistances of his accomplices. He dumped their bodies in the Malir River near Bhattai Colony. A bus belonged to one Khalid alias Papa was used for transporting the bodies to the dumping place. The pistol (MAC-5726) recovered from the suspect belonged to slain HC Khokhar, which was used in the killing of both the Policemen. The suspect was booked in an FIR (133/2010) registered against him under Sections 302 (premeditated murder), 34 (common intention) of the Pakistan Penal Code at the Ibrahim Hydri Police station.