Dacoit gang busted in Hafizabad
HAFIZABAD: City police on Wednesday arrested four members of a dacoit gang and recovered booty from them. According to details, Ghulam Mustafa and Muhammad Shabbir were on their way when Riasat Ali, his son Ansar Ali, Aurangzeb and Meraj Din snatched cash and cell phones from them.
Later, the victims immediately informed the police and the cops rushed to the spot and arrested Aurangzeb. On Aurangzeb’s pointation, the police raided a house at Gujranwala and arrested Meraj Din, Riasat Ali and his son Ansar Ali and recovered looted cash and cell phones. The police claimed that the accused were involved in hundreds of robberies in Hafizabad, Gujranwala, Chakwal, Rawalpindi, Talagang, Jhelum, Mirpur, Kharian, Lalamusa, Dina, Gujrat, Sialkot, Faisalabad, Daska and other districts of Punjab. During interrogation, the accused told the police that their gang was consisted of 25 to 30 members. Special police teams have been made to arrest the other members of the gang.