Karachi: 8 arrested in targeted raids
KARACHI: Police claimed to have apprehended, eight alleged suspects in separate raids carried out here in the city on Tuesday. In the first raid, Crime Investigation Department nabbed an alleged Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan militant from Machchar Colony. An official informed that the raid was conducted on a tip. A kalashnikov, three hand grenades and one pistol were form the possession of accused Islamuddin alias Kala. In another raid, Liaquatabad police nabbed a target killer involved in six murders, besides recovering a kalashnikov and one 9 mm pistol. The accused was identified as Arif alias Bali.
Separately, SITE A police apprehended at least half-a-dozen suspects involved in snatching of yarn-loaded container. Police also recovered the container on pointation of the culprits.