Lahore: AVLS arrests six car lifters
LAHORE: The Anti-Vehicles Lifting Staff (AVLS) Sadar and City Division Lahore have arrested six car lifters of Qadeer Hussain and Waris Masih car lifter gangs and recovered 10 cars and two rickshaws worth Rs. 4,850,000 from their possession.
According to the official handout issued on Wednesday, a police team, under the supervision of Sub-Inspector Muhammad Abbas, AVLS Saddar division collected particulars and arrested three members of the Qadeer Hussain car lifting gang. The criminals of this gang have confessed to seven incidents of car lifting during investigation.
Another police team under the supervision of Sub Inspector Sheas Ahmed, AVLS City division arrested three culprits of Waris Masih car lifter gang. The modus operandi of the criminals was that they used a master key to unlock vehicles they stole and sold them at cheap rates.
The criminals are history-sheeters and around 10 cases have been traced against them in Nishter Colony, Gawalmandi, Liaqatabad, Old Anarkali, Naseerabad, Muslim Town, Mozang, Faisal Town and Ghalib Market police stations.
The arrested men were identified as ringleader Qadeer Hussain, Munir Ahmed, Waqar Ahmed, Waris Masih (ringleader), Javeed Masih and Sharafat Masih. Further investigations are in progress.