Police arrest 8 outlaws
ISLAMABAD -Police have apprehended eight accused in different cases involved in drug peddling and possessing illegal weapons and recovered 1,320 gram hashish, 1,150 heroin, 619 gram ice and three 30-bore pistols with ammunition from their possession, a police spokesperson said on Saturday.
He said that, IGP Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan had categorically ordered all zonal officers to curb the crime in their respective areas and arrest those involved in looting innocent people.
Following these directives, a Sabzi Mandi police team arrested three accused namely Amjad Ali, Inam and Muhammad Sadiq involved in possessing illegal weapons and recovered two 30-bore pistols with ammunition and one dagger from their possession.
Similarly, Kohsar and Noon police teams launched crackdown against drug peddlers and arrested two accused namely Ahmed Abbas and Ibad Ullah and recovered 1,150 gram heroin and 619 gram ice from their possession. Likewise, Koral and Shahzad Town police team arrested two accused during snap-checking namely Faizan Mehmud and Muneeb ur Rehman and recovered one 30-bore pistols with ammunition and one iron punch from their possession.
Moreover, Shams Colony police team arrested an accused involved in drug peddling namely Syed Liaquat Afridi and recovered 1,320 gram hashish from his possession.
Cases have been registered against the nominated accused and further investigation is underway.