ISLAMABAD:(APS)April 12, 2016- Islamabad police have arrested a car lifter after police encounter wanted to police in several auto-theft cases, a police spokesman said.
He said that Special Investigation Unit (SIU) and Anti-Car Lifting Cell (ACLC) of Islamabad police were directed by SP (Investigation) Muhammad Ilyas to ensure arrests of those involved in car lifting incidents. Special teams including In-Charge ACLC Inspector Rukhsar Mehdi, ASIs Habib Ullah and Nur Ullah were constituted for high vigilance and checking of suspected vehicles at various points.
One of the team signaled to stop a car (MH-638) at police picket in Shamas police station following which car occupants started firing on the policemen. Police team retaliated it and managed to arrest one of the car occupant Abdullah resident of Tarnab District Charsadda while his two other accomplices managed to escape under cover of firing.
During the preliminary investigation from the nabbed person, he told about the identification of absconding persons as Qazi Samad Khan s/o Qazi Ammad ul Mallok, Faiz ur Rehman s/o Pervez Khan residents of Khan Kale Tehsil Mardan.
The nabbed person confessed to take away four cars from areas of Loi Bher and Koral police station while nine cars were stolen by them from jurisdiction of New Town police station Rawalpindi. Police have started the efforts to arrest the absconding criminals.
SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani has appreciated this performance and directed for special efforts to completely check activities of car thieves.