Gilgit: Ringleader of highwaymen arrested in GB
GILGIT: Police in Diamer district claimed to have arrested the ringleader of a robbers gang that was active on the Karakuram Highway. “We have arrested the gang leader, which used to rob people not only on highway but also in various cities of the region,” said a police official. The official said SP Diamer Bashir Ahmed constituted a team comprising three station house officers which arrested the ringleader of robbers.
Police said four pistols and vehicles were also recovered from the gang leader, who was brought before the court for seeking physical remand to carry out further investigation.
Police identified the accused as Sher Alam. Police are expecting a major breakthrough in light of the information received from Sher Alam.