Fleeing dacoits arrested after exchange of fire with Karachi police

By: News Desk      Published: 12:05 PM, 22 Jan, 2021
Fleeing dacoits arrested after exchange of fire with Karachi police
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A dacoits gang was busted on Friday when the police arrested three of its members after an exchange of fire in Karachi, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The gang was fleeing after committing dacoity at a bungalow in Block-11 of Gulistan-i-Johar. Four of the dacoits were managed to escape.

Talking to the media, SSP East Sajid Amir Sadozai said that a dacoits gang entered a bungalow in Gulistan-i-Johar and a police team rushed to the crime scene after getting an alert.

After an exchange of fire, three dacoits were arrested while four managed to flee, said SSP Sadozai, adding that the arrested dacoits are members of ‘Civic Gang’.

He said that an AK-47 rifle and four pistols were seized from them besides a mobile phone, laptop, jewellery, camera and cash. Police said the gang was involved in carrying out criminal activities in Gulistan-i-Johar and other areas.