KARACHI: Police have managed to arrest two alleged target killers of 24 persons including 20 police officials and seized a large quantity of arms and ammunitions in Karachi on Tuesday, media reports.
According to the police, Mochko Police Station’s team managed to trace and engage two alleged target killers in their area.
The alleged target killers opened fire at the police team and tried to escape from the scene but they were taken into the custody after an armed encounter, police said.
The arrested target killers belong to a banned outfit and they were involved in killings of 20 police officials and four others in the metropolis, claimed the police.
Meanwhile, Shah Faisal Police Station’s team also conducted a raid on an unoccupied house in Shah Faisal Colony and seized four Kalashnikovs, 2 rifles, 4 pistols, and few hundred bullets from a bag found there.
The police have started extracting information, during the interrogation, from the held target killers and conducting raids on different places on tips of the assassins.