Police smash three inter-district robbers' rackets.


KHANEWAL -- The district police claimed to have busted three inter-district gangs of robbers and arrested 11 gangsters. The police also recovered cash and valuables from their possession.

Addressing a press conference here at DPO Office, District Police Officer Faisal Shahzad informed that these gangs had been involved in highway robberies, motorcycle and cellphone snatching and house burglaries. He claimed that there are more than 20 cases registered against the gangsters in different police stations. The DPO revealed that during preliminary investigation, the accused have confessed to their crimes.

The police officer informed that the police recovered 11 30-bore pistols, two 12-bore rifles, 40 rounds, six motorcycles, laptops, watches, LCDs, cellphones and Rs172,000 cash from the robbers.

He further said that the arrested accused include the robbers who had committed robbery in the house of a journalist in...

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