Suicide jackets, arms recovered in Karachi
KARACHI: Law enforcement agencies claimed to have recovered two suicide jackets and other ammunition from Shah Latif Town on Friday.
Two dozen suspects were apprehended in various targeted raids and operations in different areas of the City on Friday. Police and rangers along with the intelligence agency’s officials raided an empty house in Shah Latif Town area. Sources said the raid was conducted on the information provided by the accused, Mufti Shakir who was already arrested from SITE area over his alleged involvement in conducting a suicide attack on SP Chaudhry Aslam Khan. They recovered two suicide jackets and other arms and ammunition from the said house.
Sources said the recovered jackets and weapons were buried in the ground and had to be used in any potential terror attack, however, the suicide jackets and the weapons have been seized. However, District East police claimed to have apprehended seven suspects allegedly involved in various cases of crime.