Lahore: AVLS busts bike-lifting gang
LAHORE: The Anti-Vehicle Lifting Staff (AVLS) busted a gang involved in several robberies and motorcycle snatching, said an AVLS official on Wednesday. The official said that two members of the gang were arrested and that seven stolen motorcycles and illegal weapons were seized. “The accused have confessed to 20 theft incidents during the preliminary investigation,” he said.
He said the gang had been arrested on a tip-off. “The accused were Zafar Abbas alias Bassu and Sajjad Haider. They used to snatch valuables at gunpoint. The areas where they committed crime included Misri Shah, Ichhra, Gujjarpura, Millat Park, Lower Mall, Iqbal Town, Gowalmandi, Samanabad, Naulakha, Faisal Town, Qila Gujjar Singh, New Anar Kali, Garden Town, Kot Lakhpat and Lytton Road,” he said.