CID police claim arresting two extortionists

KARACHI: CID police on Friday claimed to have arrested two accused involved in extortion collection and recovered arms and a hand grenade from their possession.

Talking to media, SSP CID Fayyaz Khan in his office said that CID police arrested two extortionists – Arsalan alias Salar and Nabeel from the main gate of Askari Park in old Subzimandi area and recovered two TT pistols and one hand grenade.

SSP CID said accused have disclosed during investigation that they were involved in extortion collection from the business community of Tariq road, looting and robberies in different areas of Karachi.