KARACHI: Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) East Zone Munir Ahmed Sheikh on Sunday claimed to have arrested six criminals, including four target killers, in East zone. The criminals are accused of killing police officials including SP and Inspector.
DIGP said that East Zone police arrested four target killers Ejaz Ahmed alias Kalla Muna, Liaq Ahmed alias Moni, Yasir Bilal and Muhammad Nasir.
He said that the accused were involved in 27 murder cases, including police officers. He said that the arrested accused had confessed the killing of Superintendent of Police Shah Muhammad, Inspector Anwar Jaffari and Constable Muhammad Asif.
Sheikh said that East Zone police had also arrested two criminals, the names of whom had been kept secret for investigation purpose. He said that the arrested accused were involved in the killing of two persons and looting Rs 16 million.
He said that Rs 6.5 million were recovered from their possession. Further investigation was under way.