Police nets three, including criminal involved in EOBI AD’s killing


Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Special Investigation Unit (SIU) Muhammad Farooq Awan on Wednesday claimed to have arrested three criminals from Karachi’s Shahrah-e-Quaideen.

The SSP said that the SIU conducted a raid at Shahrah-e-Quaideen near Khudadad Colony and arrested three criminals – Akbar, Naveed alias Naveedi, and Danish alias Rehan. He said that the arrested criminals were involved in various cases of murders, attempts to murder, robberies and other crimes.

The SSP said that Akbar was involved in the killing of Employees Old-Age Benefits Institution Assistant Director Qamar Abbas in 2013. Three pistols with bullets were also recovered from the possession of the arrested men, said the police. Further investigation is underway.