Rawalpindi: 19 suspects arrested
RAWALPINDI: City police on Thursday arrested 19 alleged suspected criminals and seized eight pistols, two repeaters, one riffle, one carbine, one gun with 95 rounds and 13 bottles of liquor and 945 grams of hashish from their possession.
According to police, Majid, Yasir, Nauman, Abrar, Zafar Iqbal, Rafique, Ismail, Arshad, Madasar Khan, Pervaiz, Naseer, and Sarwar Hussain were arrested for possessing illegal weapons. Amir Ali and Amjad Pervaiz were arrested for possessing 13 bottles of liquor.
Separately auto–thieves stole two cars from different parts of the city on Thursday. Nighat Faiz, a resident of Satellite Town, reported to Banni police station that unidentified thieves had lifted her car, a Suzuki Mehran bearing registration number LLX–6540, from outside a bank in Satellite Town.
Rizwan Ahmed, a resident of Afandi Colony, reported to Sadiqabad police that car lifters had lifted his Honda car, bearing registration number RLC–8207, from outside his house.