Karachi: Lyari gangster Baba Ladla arrested
KARACHI: As reported by the Dawn News on Sunday, a key suspect in the Sherhshah scrap market attack was arrested, officials said on Saturday. A senior official said Baba Ladla, allegedly a member of one of several criminal gangs operating in Lyari, was arrested along with two other suspects.
“Ladla’s arrest came after a brief encounter in the Maripur area,” the official said wishing not to be named. “He is in police custody and being interrogated. At this point of time we can’t share more details.”
Police booked Baba Ladla and his 16 aides for their alleged involvement in the attack on the Shershah scrap market earlier this week that had left 12 people dead and several others injured, mostly traders and workers.
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