Suspect escapes from Karachi city courts
KARACHI: A suspected robber escaped from police custody on the premises of the city courts on Monday.
The PIB police produced Behram, Raheem Gul, Sher Zaman and Khan, who had been arrested for stealing electric wires, before a judicial magistrate (east) for an extension in their physical remand.
The magistrate allowed the police request and extended their remand for two more days.
Following their appearance in court, the investigation officer along with other policemen was bringing the suspects back to a van parked near the lock-up of the city courts when Khan and Behram managed to unlock their handcuffs and tried to run away.
The police arrested Behram but suspect Khan escaped.