Karachi: 3 ‘extortionists’ held after shootout
KARACHI: Three men allegedly involved in police encounters, extortion and street crimes were arrested after an encounter in Surjani Town.
SSP Mohammad Farooq Awan of the SIU said police conducted a swoop, which led to a shootout with the suspects.
After the exchange of fire, Waqas, Sher Afzal and Kamran were arrested and three TT pistols, snatched cellphones and a motorcycle were seized from them. The police officer said the three were involved in extortion, street crimes, burglaries and police encounters. They were also wanted to the District West police in extortion cases.