Lahore: Gangs busted
LAHORE: Garden Town circle police claim to have busted three gangs involved in street crime, arrested its eight members and seized cell phones, motorcycles and illegal weapons from them. Garden Town ASP Tariq Aziz told a news conference at his office on Saturday the gangs had confessed to committing 48 incidents of street crime during preliminary interrogation.
He said the gangs operated in Garden Town, Faisal Town, Naseerabad, Mozang and Liaqatabad where at least 12 cases had been traced against the arrested accused.
He said five members of Wilson Gang, two of Abbasu Langra Gang and ringleader of Khalid Mahmood gang were taken into custody in a five-day effort.
The ASP said 54 cell phones, four motorcycles, eight pistols, including a toy pistol, and 36 bullets had been seized from the suspects. He said efforts were in progress to arrest the runaway suspects of the gangs.