ISLAMABAD: The Kohsar police arrested five criminals hailing from Afghanistan and recovered six laptops and other valuables from their possession, a police spokesman said on Tuesday.
A special team headed by Kohsar police station Station House Officer (SHO) and Sub-Inspector Abdul Razzaq arrested five criminals of Afghan nationality.
They have been identified as Gul Zaman, Mir Vais, Mushtaq, Hameed Khan and Baloch. Separate cases have been registered against them.
During the interrogation, they confessed their involvement in several criminal and theft activities in various areas of Kohsar and Shalimar police stations. They used to take away valuables from parked cars.
Moreover, Aabpara police arrested two accused namely Ilyas Masih and William Masih and recovered 23-litre wine and 116-gram hashish from their possession.
The Criminal Investigation Agency (CIA) of Islamabad police arrested accused Tariq Mehmood and recovered 118-gram hashish from him. Golra police arrested accused Qasim and recovered three bottles of wine from him. Separate cases have been registered against them.