Karachi: 6-member gang of car thieves arrested
KARACHI: A six–member gang involved in car thefts was arrested by the Boat Basin police with a recovery of looted items. SSP Azad Khan of Clifton Town said that a police party during patrolling spotted four suspicious persons sitting in a Suzuki Khyber (ABT–904) near Sher Jan in Block–II Clifton, and held them for interrogation. During the interrogation it was revealed that the car was stolen on October 10 from the Clifton police station jurisdiction. The arrested accused were identified as Nazeer Mohammed, Ahsan Ali, Mir Hassan and Arif Khan. On the disclosure of the accused, the police arrested two more accused including Ashraf and Mohammed Yaqoob, an auto parts dealer.
They confessed that they stole about 20 cars from Korangi, Defence, Baloch Colony and Saddar.
The police recovered three cars, six CNG kits, four car tapes, six tyres and a completely dismantled car from their possession.