Atif Zaman confessed to killing Mureed Abbas and Khizer Hayat
KARACHI: Atif Zaman, the prime suspect in a case over killing two persons recorded his detailed statement before police and confessed to killing anchorperson Mureed Abbas and Khizer Hayat.
According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Tariq Dharejo, the suspect Atif Zaman was involved in embezzlement of Rs 400 millions and had planned to kill five people when he failed to return the money of clients.
It was also learnt that prime suspect didn’t own any business but has invested money in suspicious business. ‘Atif was a driver a few years ago on a monthly pay of Re15,000’, said SSP Tariq.
SSP further told that only one arrest has been made so far in the case. A team was formed to arrest his absconding brother.
Atif Zaman had also attempted suicide when he got failed in the matriculation exam, police revealed.
On the other hand, it has been revealed all stakeholders and investors in business with Atif Zaman were being contacted in reference to the homicide.
It has been decided that over 2 dozen individuals would be interviewed by the police over the matter, sources disclosed.