Suspected target killer arrested in Karachi
KARACHI: A suspect believed to be involved in target killings and other crimes was arrested on Monday. Special Investigation Unit SP Farooq Awan said following a tip-off about the presence of notorious criminals at a hideout in Pak Colony, his team conducted a raid there.
Following a brief shootout, the police arrested Syed Mujahid Ali. A pistol was seized from his possession. During interrogation, Ali disclosed that he was a member of a group of target killers.
He confessed to killing two men, Danish and Faraz, in Brigade. He also murdered a man named Mohammad Yasir over the suspicion that his brother was working as an informer for Rangers. Ali had targeted a vegetable vendor, Sultan, in Brigade to spread terror in the area.