Islamabad: 2 suspects of medical store dacoity arrested
ISLAMABAD: The Margalla Police have arrested two dacoits allegedly involved in killing a shopkeeper during an armed dacoity in a medical store in G-8/2 and recovered weapons from them, police said. The police said that two dacoits gunned down a shopkeeper on December 4, 2006, when he showed resistance while they were looting his medical store in G-8/2 Market and sped away. The Margala Police registered the case against the unknown bandits on the complaint of Inam-ul-Haq and Ehsan-ul-Haq, brothers of the victim, police said.
Station house officer (SHO) Margala police station, Naeem Iqbal received information from his sources that the criminals involved in the dacoity and killing of shopkeeper, were present in Adil Market in G-7/2. The SHO conducted the raid along with police party and arrested both of them and recovered two pistols used in the dacoity. The suspects were identified as Shujaat Ullah resident of house no 2295, street 71, I-10/1 and Adil Hussain resident of Adil Market, G-7/2 Islamabad.
The police said that during the preliminary investigation, the suspects confessed two more dacoities recently committed in Industrial Area and Sabzi Mandi areas. The police were trying to arrest other members of gang.