KARACHI: Karachi police on Thursday lodged third FIR into the murder case of former AbbTakk News anchor Mureed Abbas, nominating murderer Atif Khan.
According to police officials, the case was filed against Atif for possessing a weapon not licensed with his name.
Officials said that Atif used his brother’s pistol in the killing bid.
Previously, according to SSP South Sheraz Nazir, two FIRs were filed in this regard.
One was filed with murdered anchor’s wife Zara Abbas as a claimant under the section of murder as case number 382, SSP South said.
He added that the other was filed over alleged killer Atif Zaman’s suicide attempt with the state as claimant.