ISLAMABAD: A joint team of Criminal Investigation Agency (CIA) Islamabad and Khanna police station has arrested three gangsters involved in incidents of dacoities and murder besides recovery of weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said.
Following directions of Inspector General of Police Muhammad Amir Zulfqar Khan, Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operations) Waqar Uddin Syed assigned special task to SP (Investigation) Malik Naeem Iqbal to ensure arrest of those involved in incidents of dacoities.
SP (Investigation) constituted two special teams under supervision of DSP CIA Hakim Khan including Sub-Inspector Tariq Rauf, ASIs Zulfiqar Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed and others. This team comprising policemen from Khanna police station CIA wing arrested three gangsters who killed cashier of a petrol pump at Kuro Road during dacoity attempt and injured a security guard through firing. They have been identified as Liaqat Shah, Noor and Liaqat while three 30 bore pistols and ammunitions have been recovered from them. They have confessed their involvement in various other dacoity incidents including looting a money changer and cashier of petrol pump.
IGP Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar Khan and DIG Operations Waqar Ud Din Syed have appreciated performance of CIA and Khanna Police teams and announced commendation certificates along with cash rewards for policemen who arrested these gangsters.