Islamabad - Islamabad police have arrested 18 outlaws from various areas of the city and recovered nine 30-bore pistols, 44-bore rifle, 7MM rifle, 12-bore rifle, fake currency, narcotics and looted items from their possession, a police spokesman said on Friday.

He said that Secretariat police arrested a proclaimed offender Razaq wanted by Secretariat and Shalimar police stations of Islamabad and City Police Station Gujranwala.

Kohsar police arrested three persons Safeer, Temur Khursheed and Allah Dad for depositing fake currency in a bank. CIA police arrested a mobile thief Zafar Iqbal while Industrial area police arrested Mira Jan for having a 30-bore pistol and ammunition.

Shehzad Town police arrested Hassan for having 150-gram narcotics. Nilore police station arrested Zafar for having a 30 bore pistol. Koral police arrested a dacoit Ghulam Abbass besides recovery of a 30 bore pistol from him while the police arrested two dacoits Ghulam Abbas and Mustajab.

Sihala police arrested two thieves Qamar Zia, Irshad and recovered stolen items from their possession. Loi Bher police arrested Ashfaq, Adnan and Fakhar Abbas for having 44-bore rifles, 7 MM rifle and 30-bore pistol respectively. Cases have been registered against these persons and further investigation is underway.