KARACHI: Police on Saturday arrested eight suspects during raids in various areas of Karachi.
At least one suspect was arrested in injured condition after alleged police shootout in Sarjani sector-5D.
However; his two accomplices managed to escape from the scene.
Four suspects were detained from Nazimabad area and weapons and drugs were confiscated from them.
Three were held in Azizabad and Mubina Town alongwith the recovery of weapons, motorcycle and nine mobile phones.
On the other hand, a man identified as Yasir Mehmood who was wounded during firing in Purani Sabzi Mandi area succumbed to his injuries.
Meanwhile, cracker attack in Lyari Sangolin injured two people. Police say that the incident was the result of a personal enmity.