Islamabad: 6 pickpockets, drug pushers arrested
ISLAMABAD: The capital police on Monday arrested six culprits allegedly involved in pick pocketing, drug smuggling and possessing illegal weapons. Police also recovered 200 grams of hashish, four pistols and mobile phones from them.
Industrial Areas’ police arrested Habib Gul and recovered mobile phones and Rs 9,000 in cash from his possession. Another accused Muhammad Zahid was apprehended from the jurisdiction of Shahzad Town police station and a pistol was recovered from him. Koral police also arrested one Muhammad Rashid and recovered a pistol from his car.
Muhammad Akram, Muhammad Shakil and Azhar Hussain were arrested by Sihala police and recovered two pistols and 200 grams of hashish from them. Police have registered separate FIRs against the culprits and investigations are underway.