Islamabad: 2 gangs of car snatchers arrested
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have arrested nine people besides busting two gangs of criminals who used to snatch vehicles at gunpoint, a police spokesman said on Monday. On the direction of SP (City) Muhammad Ilyas, Assistant Sub–Inspector Talib Hussain from Bhara Kahu Police Station arrested two criminals involved in car–snatching incidents. Police team arrested them when they were trying to snatch a cab in Bhara Kahu. ASI Zafar Iqbal of Tarnol police arrested Rashid Mehmud and Ishtiaq for their alleged involvement in snatching vehicles at gunpoint while Sub–Inspector Muhammad Abbas arrested Mehram Ali and recovered 20 bottles of alcohol from him.
Meanwhile, ASI Fateh Sher and ASI Muhammad Nawaz arrested two accused in separate incidents and seized two pistols.
Margallah, Secretariat, Bhara Kau police stations conducted search operations in their respective areas and apprehended nine suspects.