ATC awards capital punishment to cop killer
KARACHI: Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) awarded a death penalty to a person involved in killing two policemen here on Friday, ARY News reports.
The criminals Shah Faisal Khan Mehsud and Yaseen Mehsud had kidnapped Constable Nadeem Abbasi and Sepoy Mohammad Sajid from the area of Temuria and killed them by firing after torturing the police officers at Mangopir.
CID Police had arrested the criminals from Orangi Town area earlier. Yaseen Mehsud escaped as he was being brought to the hearing.
ATC heard the case today and awarded capital punishment to Faisal and a fine of two hundred thousand rupees. He has also been awarded seven years of imprisonment for possessing illegal weapon.