Police arrest five-member dacoit gang in Karachi


KARACHI: Police on Monday arrested a five-member dacoit gang involved in robbing people coming out of banks.

Addressing media, senior superintendent of police [SSP] central said that the arrested suspects confessed to committing over 50 robberies.

The suspects were identified as Noor Muhammad, Usman, Saddam, Mewa Khan, and Shabbir Ahmed.

Police confirmed that they recovered two motorcycles, arms, ammunition, nine mobile phones, cash and other stolen valuables from the suspects’ possession.

On Sunday police arrest arrested three suspects accused of robbing a man inside a mosque in Karachi’s Bahadurabad area.

According to reports, the three suspects identified as Iqbal, Rizwan and Muneer looted Rs2.5 lac from a man inside a mosque.

SSP Nauman Siddiqui said that the suspects followed their victim who had come out of the bank and was heading to the mosque. The suspects chased him there and robbed him inside the mosque.