Hafizabad: Inter-distt robbers gang held
HAFIZABAD: The Pindi Bhattian police have smashed an Inter-district gang of robbers operating in Lahore, Sheikhupura, Hafizabad, Chiniot and Sargodha district, and have arrested seven of its members including its ring leader. According to SHO Pindi Bhattian Ghulam Kahichi, the gang was wanted by the Pindi Police in connection with 17 such cases since long.
The gang was led by Mahmood Ahmad alias Moodhi of Pindi Bhattian. Those arrested included Mahmood, Nosher, Allah Rakha, Wajid Ali, Ghazanfar Ali, Imtiaz Ahmad and Pervez Ahmad. The police have seized Batteries worth Rs. Six lakh removed by them from different Mobile Phone towers, gold ornaments, household goods worth million of rupees besides four kalashinkoves, six pistols and two motor cycles from their possession.
The SHO said interrogations of the gang members ensuing and more recoveries are expected.
Meanwhile, another motor cycle was lifted away by thieves from outside the DHQ Hospital here. Mubarik of Chatha after locking and parking his bike No. HZK–5353 visited the hospital to look after his ailing relative. When he returned he found his bike was missing.