Lahore: Dacoits’ held with booty
LAHORE: CIA on Friday claimed to have arrested three dacoits and recovered booty and illegal weapons from them. Addressing a press conference, SSP Investigation Zulfiqar Hameed said the accused, namely Faisal Shah, Muhammad Irfan and Muhammad Umar had confessed to committing 108 street crimes in various parts of the city. He said the police recovered Rs1,800,000, gold ornaments, 40 mobile phones, two motorbikes and three pistols from the accused.
The SSP said the accused Faisal and Umar had shot and wounded two Mohafiz Squad officials while looting
a couple in Iqbal Town a year back. All the three accused had a long criminal history, he said, adding that they committed crimes in the areas of Baghbanpura, Manga Mandi, Sandah, Gujjarpura, Raiwind, Shadbagh, Johar Town, Islampura, Gulshan-e-Ravi, Wahdat Colony, Faisal Town, Mustafabad, North Cantt, Nawankot, Harbanspura, Muslim Town, Garden Town, Shalimar, Model Town, Shadbagh, Iqbal Town, Lytton Road, Civil Lines and Misri Shah.
Lahore: 4 dacoits nabbed
LAHORE: The Sandah police arrested four dacoits and recovered looted articles and illegal weapons from them. The accused, identified as Siam, Rafaqat, Shahbaz and Imran, confessed to 25 crimes in various parts of the city. The police also recovered a motorbike, seven cell phones and illegal weapons from them. SSP Operations has announced cash prizes and commendatory certificates for the police team.