Islamabad BharaKau police has busted a gang of thieves and recovered valuables worth hundreds of thousands of rupees from their possession, a police spokesman said.
He said that a police team constituted by SP (City) Zubair Ahmed Sheikh arrested three thieves involved in several theft incidents at houses and shops at Simly Dam, Murree Road and other areas. This team headed by DSP SafeerBhatti including SHO BharaKau police station Malik Basheer Ahmed, ASI AashiqHussain and others also recovered valuables worth hundreds of thousands of rupees and 30 bore pistol from them.
They have been identified as Asif, Arif and Niaz and they confessed their involvement in several theft incidents. Further investigation is underway from them and police is hopeful for more recovery from them.
SSP Islamabad SajidKiani has appreciated this performance and directed all police officials for high vigilance in their respective areas.