Karachi: Kidnappers killed, hostage recovered
KARACHI: Two suspected abductors were killed in a police raid that led to the recovery of a hostage in Quaidabad on Sunday, police said. Acting on a tip-off, the police raided a hideout in Sherpao Colony within the remit of the Quaidabad police station. Seeing the law-enforcers, suspects present inside opened fire and the police retaliated. Two men were killed and a police constable, Mohammad Hussain, was shot. The police said that a missing man, identified as Mohammad Khan, was also recovered. He was kidnapped on Sept –17 in the Shorab Goth area.
The identification of the two suspects could not be made till late in the night. The bodies were placed to the Edhi morgue following their post–mortem examination at the JPMC.