Killers of policeman arrested in Karachi

Bureau Report

KARACHI: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested three accused involved in the murder of a traffic policeman in Karachi.

According to Deputy Inspector General (DIG) West Aasim, the accused were involved in the killing of a policeman named Muhammad Ali in the Karimabad area of Karachi on the night of Independence Day.

The policeman was martyred upon resisting robbery bid, the DIG East said.

It may be noted that the accused attacked Muhammad Ali in Karimabad during an attempt to snatch cellphone from him.

He was rushed to the hospital where he succumbed to his wounds. The attackers had managed to escape from the scene after the incident.