Police bust gang of car thieves, 4 arrested



Jalandhar: Police on Saturday claimed to have busted a gang of interstate car thieves with the arrest of four persons and seized five stolen vehicles from them.

Gurbakhsh Singh, Avatar Khan, Gulzar Khan and kingpin of the gang Jagatjit Singh were arrested in Kartarpur area in a raid carried out by the Jalandhar police.

Two country-made pistols were also recovered from them, police said.

Special staff (rural) with the help of Kartarpur police today raided Danamandi area in Kartarpur and arrested the kingpin of the gang, Jagatjit Singh, with three other members of the gang, special staff sources said.

We have recovered five stolen cars and two country made pistols. A case has been registered against them in various sections of IPC and Arms Act, they said.

PTI