Kandhkot : Kashmore police on Wednesday claimed to have detained a suspect on a tip-off in the precincts of Buxapur police.

In a press conference, Kashmore police chief Bashir Ahmed Brohi told media that on tip-off a heavy contingent of police led by Kashmore ASP cordoned off the Buxapur area and raided a hideout in village Nabi Bux Bangwar.

He said that after exchange fire between police and criminals finally police succeeded in nabbing a hardened criminal Lal Mohammad alias Lalo Bangwar along with weapons, while his accomplices were managed to escape.

He further said that accused was involved in heinous crimes such as murder, kidnapping, robbery and police encounters. He added that further investigation is underway, whereas the FIR has been lodged against him.