Gang of street criminals busted


Islamabad Police claimed on Tuesday to have busted a gang of six criminals for their alleged involvement in car theft and possession of illegal weapons. A spokesman of Islamabad police said Sihala Police Station Station House Officer Inspector Chaudhry Muhammad Akhtar and his team, including ASI Aurangzab, apprehended four street criminals identified as Baber Khan, Waseem Khan, Faisal and Mazhar Khan, and recovered two stolen mobile phones, cash worth thousands and a 32-bore pistol from their possession. “They have confessed to their involvement in several incidents of street crime and are being further interrogated after the concerned court allowed physical remand,” he said.
Meanwhile, Shalimar Police Station Station House Officer Inspector Ghulam Muhammad Baqir and Sub-Inspector Muhammad Ali arrested Waleed Khan for his involved in car theft. Police also recovered a stolen BMW (B-752) from his possession and initiated search of his accomplices.