Karachi: Car-lifters’ gang busted
KARACHI: A police party of Jamshed Town busted an inter-provincial gang of car lifters from Karachi, and recovered arms and eight snatched and stolen vehicles from them. SSP Javed Akber Riaz of Jamshed Town said that, a patrolling party of Jamshed Town was on routine checking in Ferozeabad area, when they witnessed two suspicious vehicles, including a car bearing a government number plate GA-0110.
The police party signalled them to stop. The police encircled the criminals near Mezail Chowrangi and an encounter ensued, the police after a shootout arrested Shafiq, Ameen and Zafar with a recovery of three TT pistols and a car with a government number plate. While their three accomplices in a separate car escaped under the cover of fire, SSP Riaz said.