Islamabad, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Islamabad Khana police on Tuesday busted five-member gang of dacoits and recovered weapons from them, a police spokesman said. On a tip off, SP (Rural) Hassam Bin Iqbal constituted a special team including SHO Khana police Sub-Inspector Liaqat Ali, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Haneef, ASIs Muhammad Ajmal, Iftikhar Ahmed and others. This team raided at the hide out of dacoits at `Pindorian’ area and arrested five dacoits red-handed when they were planning to commit dacoity in an adjoining area.

They have been identified as Arslan Khan, Junaid Khan, Bakht Khan, Rashid Abbassi and Laraib. Police also recovered five pistols from them and they confessed during the preliminary investigation to commit street crime and snatch motorbikes from various areas. They have already remained jail birds and further investigation is underway from them. DIG (Operations) Mir Vias Niaz and SSP (Operations) Najeeb ur Rehman Bugvi have appreciated this performance and directed police officials for effective policing in their respective areas.

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