Father, son remanded in house attack case


KARACHI: A judicial magistrate on Monday remanded a father and his son into police custody in a case pertaining to breaching of the peace and trespassing the house with criminal intimidation.

The police produced Ishrat Khan and his son Mateen before the judicial magistrate and requested to remand them in their custody for interrogation. The investigating officer told the court that the suspects were required to trace out the whereabouts of their absconding  accomplices, Moin and others.

Granting the request, the Judicial Magistrate allowed the investigators to keep the suspect with them for one day and to submit the progress report at the next hearing.

According to the complainant Shaukat, who was the owner of a dairy in North Karachi, some people attacked their home and injured his 21-year old son who sustained severe injuries on Sunday. A First Information Report was lodged against the accused after that.