Several arrested in police raids across Karachi
A man extorting 5 million rupees from a shopkeeper in Bahadurabad has been arrested. Jamal Danish was collecting the extortion on behalf of the outlawed Amn Committee. The Police have started investigations.
Also, Police conducted search operations in several areas across the city including Boast Basin, Shah Rasool and Neelum Colony where 13 suspects were taken in custody and arms were recovered from them.
Darakshan Police arrested two men from Phase V of DHA who were involved in street crimes. They were identified as Ismail and Farhan and several stolen items were recovered from their possession.
In Mehmoodabad, Police arrested Ibrahim and recovered an officially licensed weapon from him. He is suspected of involvement in several criminal activities and allegedly belongs to a political party.
A gangster belonging to the Lyari has been arrested from Pak Colony area of Old Golimar. Riasat Baloch was arrested along with two accomplices and large quantity of arms and narcotics were recovered from their possession.
The suspects were running drug dens since a long time and were wanted in several crimes including murder, intent to murder and extortion. During a search operation, three other accomplices Sajid Baloch, Jameel Changa and Agha escaped. They were involved in more than sixty severe crimes including killing of policeman and officials.