Karachi – Press Release:
Motorway Police officers Sub-Inspector Khalid Behlim and Sub-Inspector Naveed Nawaz were patrolling near the Northern Bypass when passersby complained that three persons on a motorcycle had snatched their mobile phones at gunpoint.
Upon receiving such a report, the motorway police officers acted in a timely manner, chasing the motorcycle and asking them to stop.The motorcyclists opened fire on the motorway police officers, in response to which the officers fired in the air and using better tactics to stop the motorcyclists. The accused left the motorcycle and tried to flee, but were later apprehended.
A comprehensive search of the suspects turned up a 9mm pistol, six snatched mobile phones and 2,100 cash.
Further investigation revealed the names of the accused Javed, Gul Khan and Manan. The motorcycle used by the accused was also stolen.
The three accused were handed over to Gadap police station for further investigation.
DIG Motorway Police South Zone Ali Sher Jakhrani and Sector Commander Syed Farhan presented certificates of appreciation and cash certificates to the officers for their timely action. On this occasion, DIG South Zone Ali Sher Jakhrani said that it is our duty to protect the lives and property of the people.
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