Karachi: Suspect killed in police encounter, 24 arrested in raids
KARACHI: Police gunned down a criminal in an encounter whereas 24 suspects were rounded up in raids across Karachi, ARY News reported on Wednesday.
The slain criminal identified as Fazal alias Baghi was killed in an exchange of fire with policemen in Quaidabad area. Police said that he was wanted to the law enforcement agencies in different criminal cases.
Meanwhile, two robbers were arrested in an injured condition following an encounter near Iqbal Market area of Gulshan-e-Iqbal. Illegal weapons were seized from the arrested men.
SP Gulshan-e-Iqbal has stated that the nabbed men were involved in snatching and other street crimes.
Moreover, a street criminal was arrested from Madina Colony of Baldia Town, while another rounded up from Aligarh Market in Orangi Town.
Jackson Police in a search operation in Kemari detained 20 suspects. According to police an investigation has been underway against the arrested people.