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6 gangsters in guise of transporters held

Suspects confessed their involvement in several incidents of looting passengers, further investigation is underway
Our Crime Reporter
ISLAMABAD
Special Investigation Unit (SIU) of Islamabad Police has busted a gang who used to loot passengers after portraying themselves as transporters and boarding them in their vans, a police spokesman said.
Following few complaints of looting passengers, Senior Superintendent of Police (Operations) Sajid Kiani assigned task to SP (Investigation) Zeeshan Haider to ensure arrest of perpetrators involved in this crime.
He constituted a special team headed by DSP M. Ashraf Shah including ASI Tasneem Ahmed others.
This team worked hard and managed to arrest six persons who in guise of transporters used to loot the passengers.
They have been identified as Ameer, Bilal, Altaf, Munawar, Yusuf and Jehangir while police team also recovered cash Rs. 200,000 and Toyota Hiace (RLF-4199) along with fake number plates.
During the preliminary investigation, they have confessed their involvement in several incidents of looting passengers. Further investigation is underway from them.
SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani has appreciated this overall performance and directed all police officials to ensure effective policing measures in their respective areas.



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