Police apprehend 88 outlaws, recover 27 weapons

KARACHI: Karachi Police and CIA have arrested 88 outlaws, including three suspects of terrorism, from different areas of the metropolis.

According to a statement issued here on Friday, police and CIA conducted 83 raids and held 5 encounters with criminal elements during the last 24 hours.

The outlaws taken into custody included three suspects held under anti-terrorism Act, 4 accused of murder and 16 under narcotics Act, the statement said.

As many as 18 absconders and proclaimed offenders, three on charges of robbery and possessing illegal weapons and 28 others on involvement in different crimes were also captured.

Law enforcers also recovered 21 different weapons, one hand grenade and Charas from the arrested suspects.