Lahore: 162 ‘criminals’ arrested
LAHORE: Shadbagh police claimed to have arrested 162 criminals including proclaimed offenders in the last week as part of ongoing crackdown on criminals. According to a handout issued from the office of SSP Operations Ch Shafiq Ahmad, a special team led by Misri Shah SPO Shahid Mehmood arrested 10 drugs pushers including Zeeshan alias Shani, Imran Khan, Kashif alais Kashi Butt, Shafqat, Boota Masih, Majid alias Pappa, Imran alias Loddu and seized 5 kg charas, 1 kg opium and 180 bottles of liquor from them.
The police team also arrested 25 proclaimed offenders, 55 court absconder and around 17 possessors of illegal weapons. A huge cache of arms was also seized. Six dacoits and 22 gamblers were also arrested. The SSP operations has announced cash prizes and commendatory certificates for the police team.