ISLAMABAD:(APS)June 15, 2016- Special Investigation Unit ((SIU) of Islamabad police has busted a gang of Afghan dacoits and recovered weapons from their possession.
According to details, a dacoity was occurred in a Chinese house namely Zheng Zhaori residing at House No. 05 Street No. 33 Sector F-6/1 Islamabad on February 22, 2016. Four dacoits looted Rs. 3.8 Million and two mobile sets following which FIR (No.75) was registered under section 392 PPC at Kohsar police station.
Following this incident, SP Investigation Capt (r) Muhmmad Ilyas assigned the task to SIU team comprising of Shams-ul-Akber SI, Suleman Shah ASI, Constables Waseem Iqbal, Ali Asghar, Sajid Khan, Hamid Shah, Shaheen Iqbal to trace out the case.
This team worked on the case using human intelligence (Informers) and technical assistance (mobile data analysis etc) following which it traced the gang of dacoits identified as Mustafa Afghani gang comprising of 5/6 dacoits. After hectic and professional efforts, the team apprehended the gang leader namely Ghulam Mustafa s/o Aziz Khan resident of Darra Noor Sarwar Wilayat Jalal Abad Afghanistan.
During the preliminary investigation, he confessed involvement in dacoity at the house of Chinese national and others at sectors F-7/1, F-6/1, F-10/3, G-9/3 and H-13.
All the other members of the gang are afghans and they used to come in group from Afghanistan via Torkham Border to Islamabad using a rented car. They used to randomly select F or G sectors, target houses and take away all the looted articles to Afghanistan.
SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani has appreciated this performance and directed all police officials for effective policing measures in their respective areas.