Karachi: ‘Assassin’ remanded
Karachi: A judicial magistrate remanded an alleged assassin in police custody in a murder case till Sept 8. Majid alias Kalu, said to be associated with one of the several criminal gangs operating in Lyari, was produced before a judicial magistrate (west) in the murder case of Mohammad Imran.
The victim was killed after being kidnapped on July 28 within the remit of the Pak Colony police station. The suspect was arrested on Sept 4. The police claimed to have his confession to several targeted killings.
A case (FIR No 172/11) was registered under Sections 302 and 34 of Pakistan Penal Code on a complaint of the deceased brother.
On Sept 5, a magistrate had also remanded the same suspect in police custody in three other murder cases registered at the Pak Colony police station.