Karachi: Third ‘serial killer’ of women nabbed
KARACHI: The police arrested third alleged serial killer of women from the vicinity of Quaid’s mausoleum on Sunday. SDPO Ferozabad Ghulam Murtaza Tabassum told The News that they received a tip that the third suspect of the grisly murder of two women was sitting inside his rickshaw near Mazar-e-Quaid. Consequently, SHO Brigade led a police party and nabbed the suspect identified as Mazhar Iqbal.
The Soldier Bazar police had earlier arrested two suspects, Athar Ali Rizvi and his accomplice Rafiq Soomro, for allegedly strangulating two women after subjecting them to gang rape.
The suspects used to chop the bodies of their victims into pieces so that they could easily dump them in different parts of the metropolis. Earlier, the police had recovered some body parts of the victims from the surroundings of Mazar-e-Quaid.