SZ police arrest 111 accused

KARACHI: South Zone police on Wednesday claimed to have killed two criminals in police encounters and arrested 111 accused during last four days from different areas and recovered arms, drugs and looted goods from their possession.

According to details, on the directives of South Zone DIGP Dr Jamil Ahmed, Baghdadi, Kharadar, Defence, Jackson, Docks, KPT, Mauripur, Boat Basin, Saddar, Darkhshan, Risala, Chakiwara, Frontier, Kalri, Mithadar, Clifton, Mehmoodabad, Preedy, Mochko, Civil Lines and City Court police teams arrested 111 accused in last 96 hours, in which two accused were killed in police encounters. The suspects include 13 street criminals, two target killers, nine drug peddlers, 41 gamblers and 46 others. The apprehended accuseds were involved in different crime cases.

Police recovered 16 pistols, numerous cartridges, one motorcycle, 19 sheesha pots, looted property, five kilogram hashish, liquor bottles and stake money from the detained accused.