Gang of dacoits busted; weapons recovered

Dated: 2013-03-05

ISLAMABAD: IslamabadPolice busted a gang of dacoits and recovered five pistols from them, a police spokesman said on Monday.

On a tip off regarding the presence of some suspects in near ` sector G/11/4 , SP CIA Mustansar Hussain constituted a special raiding tem under supervision of DSP Sheikh Zubair Ahmed.

The team raided at the described place and arrested six dacoits for having five pistols. The nabbed persons have been identified as Qalb Abbas, Sajid Ali, Nasrullah, Shafiqe-ur-Rehman , Abdul Sttar and Shahzad Manzoor .

The nabbed persons have confessed to come in this specific area for dacoity purpose. Case has been registered against them and further investigation is underway way during which they have also confessed for their involvement in dacoities in various other districts.

Inspector General of Police Islamabad Bani Amin Khan and SSP Islamabad Yaseen Farooq have appreciated this overall performance and directed all police officials to ensure effective policing in their respective areas.

They have also announced cash prizes as well as commendation certificates for CIA police team.

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