Gang of dacoits, including women, arrested in Islamabad
ISLAMABAD: Shalimar police have arrested five persons including two women of a gang involved in various incidents of dacoity and also recovered three pistols, looted items from their possession, police spokesman said on Wednesday.
On a tip off, SSP Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan and SP (Saddar) Dr Khuram Rasheed constituted a special team including SHO Shalimar police station Inspector Khalid Mehmud Awan, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Riaz and others. The team arrested Abdul Rauf, Sameer and Ali from their hideout in Sector E-11/3 and recovered three pistols from them.
Two women who were also arrested by police had been identified as Sonia d/o Arshad and Nazreen w/o Gul Nisar. Police team has also recovered gold ornaments, looted items from their possession which they snatched during a dacoity in street no. 7 at sector E-11/3.
Police have also obtained their physical remand from the concerned court and further investigation is underway.