Police arrest 22 suspects, recover arms
By Staff Reporter
KARACHI: City police yesterday claimed to have arrested 22 suspects, including 12 street criminals, from different parts of the city during the last 24 hours.
According to police sources, the police conducted search operations in Nazimabad, Rizvia Society, Hydri Market, Gulberg, Khokhrapar, Gizri, Quaidabad and arrested 12 street criminals, Muhammad Afzal, Ayaz, Shoukat, Irfan, Zakir, Ismael, Saleem, Amir, Ajaz, Rehman, Abid and Arbaz.
The police also recovered 11 TT pistols with bullets, eight snatched cell phones, cash, drugs and four stolen motorbikes from their possession.
During search operations in Surjani town and Korangi areas, the police arrested a drug peddler, Muhammad Junaid and four gutka sellers, Rashid, Farhan, Attaullah Jan, Umer and recovered a huge quantity of guttka.
Peerabad police arrested five accused from illegal water hydrants. The arrested accused were identified as Noor Rehman, Ahmed Ali, Imran, Alluddin, and Saleh Muhammad.
The police also recovered two water pickup Suzuki, a motor pump and pipes from their possession. The police have registered FIRs against detainees and started probe.