Police arrest 69, recover arms

May 23, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: Karachi police during last 24 hours arrested 69 accused and recovered arms from their possession.

Three police encounters occurred in which four accused were arrested and three arms recovered from them. Overall, the police recovered eight different types of firearms from the arrested accused.

Separately, 2 persons were booked for violation of ban on pillion riding.

Police said from 11:00am May 22 to 11:00am May 23 nine people were killed and 26 injured in different incidents. A man was killed in targeted attack, two killed over personal dispute, one resisting a robbery, while five killed over unknown reasons.