Karachi police arrest 159 criminals

KARACHI: Karachi police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested 159 criminals, including 125 offenders and seven proclaimed offenders, in different targeted operations and raids during the last 24 hours.

According to Karachi police, the Zone West, South and East police arrested 159 criminals from different areas. The six encounters took place in different localities, while four gangs were smashed.

Police also recovered 19 pistols, two revolvers, one repeater and eight mobile phones from their possession.

The police have registered cases against the accused and started further investigation.