Lahore: 3 robbers arrested
LAHORE: Three robbers involved in more than 40 felony acts in different parts of the City were rounded up by Kahna police on Monday. The accused have been identified as ringleader Lazars alias Laali and his two accomplices Yousuf and Faiz. Police also recovered five cell phones, motorbikes, gold ornaments, illegal firearms and cash from their possession. According to the modus operandi, they used to confine the family members insides the house wherever they broke into and fled away after collecting the materials. The City’s operations police spokesman said during preliminary interrogation, the accused confessed to committing crimes in Kahna, Model Town, Liaqatabad, Naseerabad, Kot Lakhpat, Faisal Town, Ghalib Market, Gulberg, Shadman, Green Town, Township, Sarwar Road, Ravi Road and Ghaziabad police areas. Further investigations are underway.
Meanwhile, Kahna police also apprehended Jameel alias Jeela and his accomplice Ishaq while their third accomplice namely Muhammad alias Bao managed to flee from the crime scene.
Two motorbikes, six mobile phones, television sets, cash and illegal firearms have also been recovered from their possession. They have confessed to committing at least 16 crimes in different areas of the City. DIG (Operations) Muhammad Tahir Rai has announced cash prizes and commendatory certificates for the raiding police teams.