KARACHI: Police claimed to have arrested two alleged bandits and two extortionists from Surjani Town and Lyari in separate raids here on Sunday. SSP Irfan Baloch said that police arrested two alleged dacoits in wounded condition after an encounter in Surjani Town. He said that the arrested criminals were involved in several robberies and street crimes in the city.
SSP said that two pistols with bullets and snatched things were recovered from their possession.
Separately, police said that on a tip-off, police conducted a targeted raid in Kalakot area of troubled Lyari and arrested two alleged extortionists. Weapons and extortion money were recovered from the possession of arrested extortionists, police said.
Further investigation was under way.