Two kidnappers killed in Karachi shootout, abductee freed
Two kidnappers killed in Karachi shootout, abductee freed: Police on Thursday recovered an abductee following a shootout with suspected kidnappers in Karachi, which resulted in the killing of two suspects, DIG CIA Dr. Jamil Ahmed said at a press conference.
He said the abductee, Masood Feroze, is a resident of Karachi and came from the United States two months ago to celebrate Eid with relatives. The kidnappers abducted him from Dhoraji area of the city on August 23 and demanded Rs150 million in ransom.
A police team, headed by SSP Abdullah Ahmed, continued to conduct raids in Karachi and different districts of Sindh for 14 days, he said. The law enforcers faced off suspected kidnappers in Gulshan-e-Hadeed area of the city Thursday morning.
In the ensuing exchange of fire, two suspected kidnappers were killed and two others were arrested, the DIG said.
Police safely rescued the abducted man and seized two handguns, 12 rounds and cell phones from the suspects, he added.
It has been learned that the arrested suspects are residents of Dera Murad Jamali, whom the Sindh and Balochistan police wanted in different cases.
Further investigations regarding the suspects are underway.
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