Karachi: Gang arrested
KARACHI: Anti–Violent Crime Cell (AVCC) on a tip off arrested a gang of 11 criminals involved in a number of cases including robberies and kidnapping. The officials led by DSP ShakeelAwan, raided a safe house located in the Korangi Industrial area on Monday and arrested UstadAfzal and his accomplices Umer Hayat, FazalSaeed, Muhammad Shahid, AlamSher, Saifullah, Misbahuddin, Muhammad Khan, Noor Ali, GulMuneer and Saleem along with eight pistols, one rifle and one repeater gun.
The police officials said that the ringleader was arrested in 1989 after murdering a Quaidabad Traffic Police Sub–Inspector NazarHussain and awarded a death sentence. Later, the sentence was converted into life sentence and the culprit was released from jail in 2004. After serving a fifteen year sentence, he was set free and he formed a gang. The police registered a case and started an investigation.