Bike snatcher arrested after police encounter

ISLAMABAD, Nov 05 (INP): Islamabad police have arrested a person red-handed when he along with his accomplice tried to speed away after snatching a motorbike from a person in sector I-10, a police spokesman said.

According to details, two persons snatched a motorbike (Honda-125) from a person Ejaz, resident of sector I-10/1. Soon after this incident, police eagle on patrolling duty was informed by him about this incident.

Policemen Raheem Khan and Waqas chased the absconding criminals who fired at the police team. In retaliatory firing by the police squad, one of the bike snatcher identified as Yaseen s/o Shaukat got injured and was overpowered by cops. Efforts are underway to arrest his other accomplice.

SSP Islamabad Asmat Ullah Junejo has appreciated this performance and directed to further ensure effective policing measures in the city.



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