Wanted member of bike lifter gang held; stolen bike and weapon recovered 

Islamabad, January 03, 2023 (PPI-OT):Islamabad capital police Aabpara police team has arrested a wanted member of a former jailbird bike lifter gang and recovered stolen motorbike and weapon with ammunition from his possession, a police public relations officer said. He said that, following the special directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan, Islamabad capital police intensified crackdown against the criminal elements in order to eliminate the crime from the city.

According to the details, Aabpara police team used technical and human resources and succeeded in apprehending a wanted member of a former jailbird bike lifter gang involved in bike lifting. The accused was identified as Asif. Police team also recovered a stolen motorbike and one 30 bore pistol along with ammunition from his possession.

During the preliminary investigation, the accused confessed his involvement in numerous bike lifting incidents in different areas of Islamabad. Case has been registered and further investigation is underway. Senior police officials appreciated the performance of the police team and further directed the police teams to intensify efforts against criminals involved in cars and motorbikes lifting incidents. Safety of lives and property of the citizens is the prime responsibility of Islamabad capital police and no laxity will be tolerated in this regard.

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