Karachi: 4, including extortionist, target killer nabbed
KARACHI: Sindh Police claimed to have arrested four criminals, including an extortionist, a target killer and two street criminals in different raids carried out here in the city on Wednesday. The Anti–Extortionist Cell (AEC) arrested an alleged extortionist-cum-target killer in a raid conducted in Baldia Town. A TT pistol and some narcotics were also recovered from the possession of the accused, Salman alias Qadir, son of Fazal Rabbi. DSP Wasif Qureshi said Salman was involved in several cases of extortion, drugs peddling and other henonius crimes, adding that he also confessed to have killed a trader in Urdu Bazaar over his refusal to fulfill extortion demand.
Separately, a notorious criminal of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was arrested in a raid conducted in Orangi Town within the limits of Pirabad police station. Accused Israr Gul was wanted to Charsadda police in more than 20 cases, said a police official. Meanwhile, two street criminals, Farrukh alias Doctor and Jehangir along with their pistols and a snatched motorcycle, were arrested during snap checking in New Karachi within the limits of Bilal Colony police station. Police officials said that the suspects were involved in over a dozen cases.