Karachi: Extortionists held
KARACHI: The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) on Wednesday arrested two people who were allegedly involved in extortion cases. The police claimed that two TT pistols were also recovered from the possession the detained men. The law enforcers said that both men were arrested after a brief encounter that took place in the Saeedabad police jurisdiction. During the initial interrogation, the suspects disclosed that their names were Zeeshan and Muhammad Siddique. They both confessed that they masterminded extortion cases and collected the money for the Tehreek–e-Taliban. The militant outfit would then use the money to finance its terrorist activities.