Police arrest six accused, recover arms

KARACHI: Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested six alleged suspects from different areas of the metropolis and recovered weapons and hashish from their possession.

Mehmoodabad police arrested accused Saleem and recovered a weapon from his possession. According to sources, the accused was looting a shopkeeper when people captured him and handed over him to the police after torture.

Saddar police arrested five accused, identified as Nadir, Waseem, Faizan, Javed and Asif, and recovered two TT pistols from their possession. According to police, the suspects belong to drug seller Faizu group. New Karachi Industrial area police recovered 72 kg hashish from a drug den in Khameeso Goth. The drug sellers managed to flee.