Police arrest 63 outlaws, recover 21 weapons

KARACHI: Karachi Police and CIA have apprehended 63 outlaws, including 5 suspects of terrorism, from different areas of the metropolis.

According to a statement issued here on Wednesday, police and CIA conducted 92 raids and had 2 encounters with criminal elements during last 24 hours.

The outlaws taken into custody included 5 suspects held under anti-terrorism Act, 11 under narcotics Act and 17 under arms Act. The statement said that 16 absconders and proclaimed offenders, one robber and 13 suspects involved in other crimes were also arrested.

Law enforcers also recovered 21 different weapons, 6 hand grenades and hashish from the arrested suspects.