5 robbers arrested in Islamabad
ISLAMABAD: Lohi Bher Police have arrested five robbers who used to barge into houses and loot valuables after cutting iron grills and locks besides recovering nine motorbikes and other items worth hundreds of thousands of rupees from them, a police spokesman said. SP (Rural) Zubair Sheikh constituted a special team to arrest gangsters involved in looting houses. The team headed by DSP (Rural) Malik Tahir Mehmud included SHO Lohi Bher Police Inspector Chaudhry Abid, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Ishaq and others which worked hard to trace the culprits involved in such heinous crimes. Five dacoits were arrested by the police team who confessed to barging into houses and loot valuables after cutting iron grills and locks.
They have been identified as Sajid, Habib, Daud, Abdul Rehman and Sher Afzal, who confessed to breaking into houses at Soan Garden, River Garden and other residential areas adjacent to them. Police recovered nine motorbikes, TV sets, LCDs, electric motors and other equipment worth hundreds of thousands of rupees from them.
SP (Rural) Zubair Sheikh has said that these criminals used to barge into houses after cutting grills and locks. He termed it a good achievement and said efforts would continue with devotion to curb crime in the area.