Lahore: Dacoits, pickpockets arrested, booty seized
LAHORE: Hurbanspura and City Raiwind police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested two dacoits and four pickpockets. Hurbanspura police arrested Dilawar, ringleader of Musalli dacoit gang, and his accomplice Nadeem. City Raiwind police arrested Akram alias Akki, ringleader of Akki pickpockets’ gang, and his three accomplices Abdur Razzaq alias Jakki, Tariq alias Toti and Tahir Nafees. Booty and illicit arms were seized from the arrested accused. They have confessed to committing 25 incidents of robbery and pick–pocketing. Several cases have also been traced against them. Operations SSP Ch Shafiq Ahmad has announced cash prizes and commendatory certificates for the police teams.