Islamabad Sihala police have arrested five members of a robber gang involved in looting medical stores and snatching at gun point from various areas in the federal capital and recovered valuables.
Following directions of IGP Islamabad Muhammad Ahsan Younis to curb crimes, massive crackdowns were underway against criminals in various areas of the federal capital. The SP Rural Zone Zia ud Din assigned special tasks to SDPOs Beenish Fatima to ensure the arrest of criminals.
The police teams comprising SHO Sihala Zahid Husaain Shah, ASIs Akhtar Hussain, Abdul Ahad and other officials arrested five suspects of the dacoit gang, identified as Mohammad Irfan alias Afi son of Abdul Latif, Danish Iqbal son of Zafar Iqbal, Azhar Hayat son of Aqeel Hussain, Amir Sohail son of Muhammad Manzoor and Muhammad Idrees son of Abdul Waheed.
Two motorcycles, five pistols and nine mobile phones were recovered from the possession of the accused.
During the investigation the accused confessed involvement in the robbery incident at Gift Pharmacy in the area of Sihala police. They also admitted two motorcycle snatching incidents at the same area.