Gang stealing 800 motorcycles busted in Karachi
KARACHI: Gulberg Police on Thursday busted a six-member gang involved in lifting motorcycles from different areas of the city, ARY News reported.
The persons arrested are members of an inter-provincial ring led by Sartaj Laghari and Ambo Brohi, police said.
The law enforcement authorities added that the stolen motorcycles were sold by the gang in different areas of Sindh and Balochistan for anywhere between Rs. 12,000 to Rs. 16,000.
Police say the gang, involved in thefts since 2011, has so far stolen and sold nearly 800 motorcycles.
Earlier, on April 19, Karachi’s Clifton Police had busted a car and motorcycle lifter gang.
Subsequent investigations revealed the gang had stolen over 100 cars from different areas of Karachi in just three years.
It was also involved in lifting some 100 motorcycles. All the vehicles stolen were sold in Balochistan later, police investigation said.