Disabled criminal escapes from Thatta police custody
THATTA: A hardened outlaw allegedly involved in 30 cases escaped on Sunday from the orthopaedic ward of the Makli Civil Hospital where he had been under treatment for fractured limbs for over a week.
DPO Fida Hussain Mastoi had constables Najam Khushk and Sikandar Khaskheli and jailor of police lock-up Iqbal Jokhio arrested and sent to lock-up after registration of a case against them.
Later police arrested the fugitive, Ali Hassan Cheerio, near Ibrahim Haidri after a brief encounter that left him injured. Police sources said the outlaw was involved in more than 30 criminal cases. He had become disabled due to severe fracture in both legs.
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