Karachi: Gang of truck hijackers busted
KARACHI: The staff of the Citizen-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) Command and Control Centre in a joint operation with the Nazimabad police arrested a gang involved in hijacking trucks usually loaded with yarn.
Khalid Noor, a senior officer with the CPLC, said that the modus operandi of the gang was to hijack the trucks, take them to their hideouts, unload the yarn and then dump the trucks at some isolated place.
On Monday, the CPLC-Command and Control Centre learnt about the incident of a truck being hijacked near Liaquatabad underpass. The Command and Control Centre immediately informed the Nazimabad police who reached the spot of the incident and after an encounter arrested three accused and recovered the truck and some weapons from their possession.