KARACHI: Zaman town police on Thursday claimed to have arrested seven criminals and recovered weapons and drugs from their possession.
According to a police report, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) district Korangi Nazeer Ahmed Mirbahar gave special task to Station House Officer (SHO) Zaman Town police Khalid Abbasi who along with a police party raided different areas of the city including Korangi-1 Chakra Goth, Pakistan coast Guard road and Korangi 100 quarter area, where they arrested five criminals.
Later, arrested accused were identified as Victor alias wiki, Javaid alias Teepu, Kashif, Farhanuddin and Afzal.
Police recovered two repeater gun, 18 rounds, looted goods and 500 packets of heroin from their possessions.
Arrested accused were involved different criminal activities of snatching, the police said.
In another raid, police arrested two alleged drug peddlers Faisal and Mohammad Anwar. They also recovered several hashish rodes from their possession.