Lahore: 3 members of Shakeel gang arrested
LAHORE: Mughalpura Investigation Police have arrested three alleged criminals and seized cash, mobile phones and illegal weapons from them. The accused have confessed to eight incidents of street crime during the preliminary interrogation, police said. Civil Lines Superintendent of Police (SP–Investigations) constituted a special team under the supervision of Shalimar Circle Deputy Superintendent of Police Rana Muhammad Azeem. The team, on a tip-off, arrested three members of Danish alias Shakeel gang from Shah Kamal Road. The gang used to snatch cash and valuables from passers-by at gunpoint. The accused were active in Mughalpura, Mazong and Race Course areas whereas eight cases had been traced against them in various police stations.
The police have recovered Rs 60,000, four mobile phones, three pistols and bullets from them. The accused were identified as Muhammad Danish alias Shakeel, AdeelMuneer and Naeem Ahmad. Further interrogation is in progress.
Capital City Police Officer Muhammad PervaizRathore has announced cash prizes and commendatory certificates for the police raiding team.