Dacoits gang busted in Pindi
RAWALPINDI: In a successful raid, Pirwadhai Police Station officials on Friday night held five dacoits from the graveyard of Mohala Muslimabad and also recovered looted items including illegal weapons and TVs from their possession.
Pirwadhai police presented the dacoits before the court here on Saturday, which sent them on judicial remand of 14 days to Adyala Jail.
Investigation Officer (IO) Sub-Inspector Muhammad Iqbal said that a police party was on routine patrolling when it nabbed five men, sitting in a graveyard of Mohala Muslimabad busy in planning to loot some house.
During investigation, SI said, the dacoits confessed 16 crimes done in different areas of the city. Police also recovered 7mm Riffle, 30 bore pistol and TVs from their possession, IO added.
He said that the accused also revealed that they sold out stolen gold ornaments in Peshawar.
The five accused were identified as Alam Zaib, Muhammad Tariq, Muhammad Riaz, Jan Sher Khan and Shamasur Rehman.