Karachi: ‘CID informer’, passer-by shot dead
KARACHI: A Crime Investigation Department (CID) informer and another man were gunned down in the Faqira Goth area on Friday in the limits of the Sohrab Goth police station, police said. The Sohrab Goth police said Muzamil Shah, who worked for the CID, was on his way to a market when he was attacked by four assailants on motorcycles.
A passer-by, who was identified by the police as Aslam, also suffered bullet injuries and died on the spot. The police said in his final moments when he was brought to the hospital after the attack, Shah identified two of the attackers as Imran and Muhammad Khan.
The Sohrab Goth SHO said the police registered FIR No 208/12 on the complaint of Shah’s wife arrested the two alleged attackers, who are Afghan nationals and reside in the Jamali Goth area. Two TT pistols were also recovered from their possession.
The police official said the two arrested men were wanted by the police in many cases including robbery.
The SHO also said the police are making efforts to arrest the two other men nominated in the FIR.