QUETTA: Quetta police on Sunday detained a number of suspects during a search operation here from Satellite Town and Pastoonabad area of the city.
According to police, police teams conducted search operation in these locations and took into custody as many as 33 suspects during the search operation carried out in the wake of Pastoonabad firing incident leaving four police officials including a Sub Inspector killed. Police also recovered computers and others digital gadgets from the detained suspects.
“They will be interrogated by joint investigation teams and would be released if proved innocent”, police said and added more search operations are on cards in the outskirts of the provincial capital to clear sanctuaries of criminals and outlaws.
Meanwhile, FIR of Pashtoonabad firing incident was registered against unidentified armed assailants at Police Station Pashtoon. The SHO Pastoonabad Tayab-ur-Rehman got the case registered of the incident that left his four colleagues including a Sub Inspector and three constables killed.