Five gangsters arrested in Sheikhupura

SHEIKHUPURA: A division city police claimed to have arrested five gangsters and recovered cash and other valuables from their possession.

District Police Officer (DPO) Afzaal Ahmed Kausar told the media here on Saturday that ring leader Saleem aka Saleemu Machhi, Afzal Machhi, Muhammad Amin, Hafiz Imran and their unknown accomplice were involved in a number of dacoity cases and wanted by Gujranwala, Hafizabad, Pindi Bhattian, Nankana Sahib and Sheikhupura police.

A raiding team under the supervision of DSP city Mirza Arif Rashid was constituted which succeeded in arresting the five gangsters after hectic efforts.

The police recovered 73 mobile phones, Rs 177,000 in cash a car, motorcycles, LCD monitor, laptop, generator and other valuables from their possession.

RPO Shikhupura Range Abubakr Khuda Bukhsh has announced cash prizes and commendation certificates for the raiding police team.