Man found tortured to death in Lyari
KARACHI: The body of a young man was found in a Lyari locality in the small hours of Monday, police said. They said the body bore severe torture marks and was found on Mirza Adam Khan Road within the remit of the Kalri police station.
The body was shifted to the Civil Hospital Karachi, where the victim was identified as Shahid alias Toutla. He was a resident of the Kalakot area and recently released from jail on bail in a murder case, the police said.
A duty officer at the Kalri police station said that Shahid was sitting at a tea stall in Bihar Colony on Sunday evening when he was kidnapped. Later, his body was found on Monday.
The police said the victim was not related to the Lyari gang warfare. They were not sure about the motive behind the killing, but suspected that it might be linked to the murder cases registered against him.
Till late in the night, an FIR pertaining to the killing was yet to be registered.