South Zone police arrest 177 accused

KARACHI: South Zone Police (SZP) on Tuesday claimed to have arrested 177 criminals in separate actions in the city’s different areas and recovered arms, explosion material and looted goods from their possession.

On the directives of South Zone DIG Dr Jamil Ahmed, police took strict actions against street criminals and arrested a gang’s leader of Motorcycle lifter, who was identified as Sheraz alias Shabri. Police also recovered four motorcycles from his possession. The detained criminal has stolen motorcycles from the limit of Saddar, Kharadar and Super Market police station, police said.

Meanwhile, SZ police also apprehended 177 accused in last 72 hours. The suspects include four target killers, seven street criminals, 12 gamblers, 13 fugitives, 33 drug peddlers, and 105 others, who are involved in different crime cases.

However, police recovered two abducted persons, a huge quantity of hashish, 27 bottles of liquor, 4100 gram explosion material, four AK-47, four SMGs, one 9MM, one rifle, seven pistols, and seven motorbikes from the detained accused