4 car thieves nabbed in Amritsar, 15 high-end vehicles seized
Amritsar, September 22
With the arrest of 4 individuals, the Amritsar rural police on Thursday busted an interstate gang of car lifters and recovered 15 high-end luxurious automobiles, together with SUVs, from their possession.
The police mentioned the gang was lively in Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. Of the 4 individuals arrested in the present day, two are historical past sheeters, the police added. Earlier, the police had confiscated 24 automobiles from the identical group, mentioned SP Jaswant Kaur.
Kaur whereas addressing media individuals mentioned that among the many automobiles included two Toyta Fortuners, two Mahindra Scorpio SUVs. She mentioned the gang used to steal automobiles utilizing a grasp key and digital gadgets and later used to promote them after forging paperwork and placing up faux quantity plates. They used to promote the identical within the border belt of the state.
The SP mentioned throughout the investigation of a housebreaking case within the jurisdiction of Mehta police station, the police nabbed Nishan Singh alias Mithy and Harpreet Singh alias Honey who’ve round eight circumstances of theft, housebreaking and NDPS Actagainst them. Their arrest led to the fixing of seven untraced situations of theft and theft within the rural belt.
In the course of the probe it was discovered that they used to promote the stolen items to Avtar Singh aka Sunny, who owns a canteen within the metropolis. His arrest led to the busting of gang as he used to acquire stolen vehicles from three individuals of the gang together with Kashmirpal alias Babbi, a car vendor of town space. He has two legal circumstances of comparable nature towards him.