Karachi: 2 youth found shot dead
KARACHI: The trussed-up bodies of two young men were found in different areas of the city on Thursday.
A duty officer at the Jackson Police Station said the body of a young man bearing torture marks and gunshot wounds was found trussed-up and stuffed in a gunny bag on the Jinnah Bridge on Thursday morning.
Police said the victim was kidnapped and later killed by unknown persons, who threw the body on the Jinnah Bridge from a moving vehicle.
Police shifted the body to the Civil Hospital Karachi for a postmortem. The victim was later identified at the Edhi morgue as Babar, son of Mir Afzal.
Police registered an FIR (123/2010) under Sections 302 and 34 of the Pakistan Penal Code at the Jackson Police Station on behalf of the state.
In the other incident, the trussed-up body of a young man was found within the remit of the Pak Colony Police Station on Thursday.
A duty officer of the Pak Colony Police Station said the body was found in the back of the Trans-Lyari Park.
The victim was identified as Manzoor Ahmed, son of Mohammad Ayub, a resident of Badal Village in Old Golimar.
Police said the victim was shot twice in the head. They shifted the body to the Civil Hospital Karachi for a postmortem.
Police said an FIR of the incident was not registered as the family told police that they would lodge an FIR after the burial of the victim.