KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court in Karachi sent Shahrukh Jatoi - prime suspect in Shahzeb Khan’s murder case – to a borstal, Express News reported on Saturday.
The decision was taken after police submitted Shahrukh’s medical report to the court. According to the report, Shahrukh is a minor.
Other suspects, Nawab Siraj Talpur, his younger brother Nawab Sajjad Talpur and their servant Ghulam Murtaza Lashari were sent to the central jail in the city.
The officers investigating the case also recovered the murder weapon from a place indicated by Shahrukh. The special public prosecutor Abdul Maroof said that the car used by Shahrukh in the incident has also been recovered.
According to initial details, the weapon was hidden in a car parked in Defence Housing Authority’s Badar Commercial area, Karachi.
Shahzeb, the young son of a police officer, was shot dead in Defence on December 25 over a petty dispute.
Shahrukh, Siraj, 22, Sajjad, 21, and Lashari, 23, have been accused of murdering the 20-year-old.
The police also filed a written progress report of their investigations in the case.
The court gave the police till January 30 to file a challan.
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