Karachi: Man held for multiple bank robberies
KARACHI: The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) Wednesday arrested a man allegedly involved in at least four bank heists in the city and looting a total amount 150 million rupees. The suspect, Abdul Kareem, was hiding in a house on Hub River Road near Wilat Shah Shrine. When a SIU team raided his hideout, the suspect resisted and opened fire. After an exchange of fire, the police finally arrested him. The accused admitted to have masterminded a number of banks robberies in Karachi along with his accomplices. He confessed to have robbed Faisal Bank in Rizvia Society, Habib Bank in Shahrae Faisal, Habib Bank in North Nazimabad and United Bank in Saeedabad.