Lahore: FIA officer arrested for molesting woman
LAHORE: An officer of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) was arrested for torturing and sexually assaulting a young woman in the Gulberg police limits, police sources revealed on Tuesday. Another FIA official and his driver managed to escape from the crime scene as the police investigators raided the Sun–Fort Hotel in the Gulberg police limits late on Monday night. Sources said that three FIA officials including DSP Naeem, Inspector Ahmed Khan Kirmani and another official, unidentified so far, took a room on rent in the hotel, where they ‘invited’ a young woman.
According to the police, the FIA officers also consumed liquor in huge quantity and assaulted the woman sexually. The woman made hue and cry when officers tortured her over unknown reasons. After listing hue and cry of the woman, someone from the hotel contacted the police in emergency.
The police raided the Sun–Fort Hotel, rescued the woman and arrested Inspector Ahmed Khan Kirmani when he was under the heavy influence of liquor. However, police said that DSP Naeem and his driver managed to escape from the crime scene.
According to sources, the DSP and his driver were also arrested by the police but they were ‘released’ immediately on the intervention of a top officer. The police have registered a case and are investigating.