LAHORE - The Mochi Gate police station investigation police have arrested three alleged thieves and recovered cash and 16 mobile-phones from them.

SP City Investigation Toheed-ur-Rehman constituted a special team, which arrested Zahid, the ring leader, and his two accomplices -- Islam and Abdul Ghani. 

During interrogation, the gangsters confessed to many incidents of pickpocketing and thefts, committed in various areas of the city. The accused are history-sheeters and had been jailed many times.