Karachi: ‘Gangsters’ remanded
KARACHI: A judicial magistrate on Thursday remanded four suspected gangsters in police custody till July 12 in a number of cases registered against them. The crime investigation department (CID) arrested Faisal alias Moota, Arslan, Younus Kalu and Abdul Hameed in Shershah after an alleged shootout with them on Wednesday. The suspects are said to be associated with one of several criminal gangs operating in Lyari.
The CID police produced the suspects before a judicial magistrate (west) in six cases pertaining to encounter with police and possession of illicit weapons and explosive substance.
The magistrate, Afzal Roshan, handed them over to the CID on physical remand with direction to produce them on the next hearing.
They were booked under Sections 353 (criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty), 324 (attempt to commit murder) and 34 (common intention) of the PPC, 13-D of the Arms Ordinance and 4/5 of the Explosive Substance Act.