Bandit arrested after encounter in Shikarpur
SHIKARPUR: A bandit, Sharbat Jafri, was arrested after an encounter on Sultankot-Zarkhail Road on Monday evening but his two accomplices fled, according to SP (investigation) Asad Sarfaraz.
He said that Jafri and his accomplices were going to Zarkhail on a motorcycle when police engaged them in the encounter.
A Kalashnikov and ammunition was recovered from the possession of the bandit, the SP said.
He claimed that Sharbat was wanted by police in more than 40 cases of heinous crime and carried Rs800,000 head money.