Karachi: Crime branch nabs 6 aides of drug lord
KARACHI: Crime Branch of the Sindh Police on Monday claimed to have arrested six notorious criminals and recovered huge cache of weapons from their possession after a brief encounter at Chanesar Goth.
According to sources, a team headed by SSP Farooq Awan raided at Chanesar Goth Mehmoodabad and arrested six notorious criminals namely Imran alias Immi, Irfan alias Jabal, Bashir alias Nanna Shedhi, Imran alias Mani, Farooq alias Rotha and Zulfiqar.
They also recovered one SMG, one repeater, four TT pistols and several rounds from their possession. Sources said that raid was conducted on the information of an arrested person. The accused are said to be the aides of notorious drug peddler, Ashok besides being involved in several heinous crime including murders, attempt to murders, police encounters, drug smuggling and others. Cases were registered against them and further investigation was underway.