Islamabad: Accused in double murder case arrested
Islamabad: The Islamabad Police on Wednesday arrested a proclaimed offender allegedly involved in committing a double murder in the area of Nilore and later dumping the bodies in the area of Soan River, a police spokesman said.
On a tip off about the hide out of proclaimed offender Iftikhar Hussain alias Kharo s/o Mushtaq Hussain, Station House Officer of Nilore Police Station Tanveer Abbassi constituted a special team. The team raided at Iftikhar’s hideout and succeeded to arrest him.
Iftikhar Hussain had allegedly killed Zulfiqar Ali and Qamar Iqbal in August 2010 due to personal enmity. Police had been hunting him for the last one year and had succeeded at last to arrest him. Police also recovered a 30-bore pistol from him.
Meanwhile, Koral police arrested an accused Muhammad Aslam, a resident of Tobe Tek Singh, who snatched a vehicle (RIR-5363 Toyota Hiace) from Sarfaraz Khan after intoxicating him.