ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Police have busted a gang of dacoits and also arrested 12 outlaws from various areas of the city besides recovering looted items, weapons and narcotics from their possession, a police spokesman said.
On a tip off, Station house Officer of Kohsar police station along with police team including Assistant Sub-Inspector Asif Ali and others raided at the hide out dacoits in Green belt of blue area and arrested three dacoits.
They were identified as Fayyaz, Arshad and Arif while police recovered two 30 bore pistols along with ammunition from their possession.
Meanwhile, another accused Imran was nabbed for having one 30 bore pistol.
Shalimar police recovered ten wine bottles from an accused Yousaf while Ramna police recovered two tampered car from Nayyer and Ibrar. Police also arrested a drug pusher namely Saad and recovered 160 kilogram heroin from him.
Golra police arrested Asghar for his alleged involvement in a murder case and also recovered one 30 bore pistol from him. Police also arrested another drug pusher Ijaz and recovered one 30 bore pistol from him.
Industrial Area police arrested two fraudsters Adnan and Aurangzeb for portraying themselves as officials of Excise and Taxation Office.
Sabzi Mandi police arrested Abu Bakar and recovered one 30 bore pistol from him.
Sihalal police arrested Amjad and Usman for having revolving light and fake number plates respectively.Koral police arrested Majid and recovered one 30 bore pistol from him.
Cases have been registered against these nabbed persons and further investigation is underway from them. Furthermore, police arrested nine professional alm-seekers from the various area of the city.