Inter-provincial gang busted: weapons and snatched valuables recovered

Islamabad: Shehzad town police Islamabad on Wednesday busted an inter-provincial gang involved in dacoities and street crimes besides recovering weapons, bike and snatched mobiles from their possession, a police spokesman said.

Following the complaints of various dacoity incidents, SP (Rural) Faisal Bashir Memon under the supervision of DSP Khursheed Khan constituted special team including SHO Shehzad town police station Yunus Gujar to arrest culprits involved in these crime incidents.

This special team succeeded to arrest four criminals red handed when they were planning to strike in the area of Pindorian. These nabbed persons were identified as Hameed Ullah s/o Abdul Raheem resident of Khayaban Dho Naju Rawalpindi, Nadeem resident of Zia Masjid area Islamabad, Farrukh Iftikhar s/o Iftikhar resident of Kotli Satiyan Rawalpindi, Sajid Zaman s/o Mir Zaman resident of Pindorian Islamabad.

They confessed their involvement in several dacoities in various areas of Rawalpindi and Islamabad and also snatching mobiles phones from women and other people. Police team recovered three pistols, a motorbike used in various crime incidents and also five mobile phones from their possession.

Meanwhile, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Ishaq from Bhara Kau police station nabbed an accused Abdullah for having one Kalashnikov and ten rounds. Shalimar police apprehended a bootlegger Sadiq and recovered ten cans of beer from him.

Sabzi Mandi police arrested an accused Muhammad Zahid for having 30 bore pistols while Shehzad town police nabbed Tahir Mehmud for having also 30 bore pistol.

SSP Islamabad Muhammad Yousuf Malik has appreciated this performance and directed all police officials to intensify efforts against the anti-social elements.

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Capital Territory Police Islamabad Pakistan
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Tel: +9251 925 8371 Ext (160)
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