Islamabad: 3 auto-thieves arrested; 4 cars recovered
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have arrested three auto–thieves and recovered four cars stolen from various areas of the city, a police spokesman said. He said that SP (Investigation) Jameel Ahmed Hashmi constituted various teams to curb car lifting incidents.
One of the team including ASIs Manzoor Elahi, Nadir Ali and others succeeded to arrest three thieves identified as Zawar, Adnan and Azmant from Mardan. Legal process is being followed for their transfer to Islamabad after arrest and two cars (IDM–2072, MV–023) have been recovered from them.
Meanwhile, ASI Nur Elahi from Ramana police station recovered two stolen cars (WV–415 and Applied For) from car lifters. AIG (Operations) Sultan Azam Temuri said that Islamabad Police is making utmost efforts to curb car lifting practices in the city and several receivers of stolen vehicles have been apprehended due to the coordination of Islamabad police with police of other districts. He also ordered to monitor the activities of those car thieves who had remained jail birds and bust the gangs involved in car theft and other crime incidents. He said that Islamabad Police is determined to ensure protection to the lives and property of the citizens and no stone will be leave unturned to accomplish this responsibility.