Rawalpindi   -   The investigators of Taxila police yesterday busted a gang for stealing data of various ATM cards from different banks using electronic skimmers as well as pinhole cameras and withdrawing cash with duplicate cards over the past many months.

A police spokesman informed that the three suspects, apprehended by Taxila police, have been identified as Imran, Khalid and Farhan. The police have netted the notorious skimmers on special instructions of Superintendent of Police (SP) Potohar Division Rana Abdul Wahab and also registered cases, he added. “We have held three suspects during raid and seized ATM tracking devices, batteries, ATM cards, cash, 3 mobile phones and a car,” said the spokesman. According to him, the three detained accused are IT experts and involved in criminals activities. “The troika is involved also in cyber crimes and have been sent to jail by the law enforcement agencies,” said SP Rana Abdul Wahab while talking to the media men.

He said the troika have deprived scores of citizens of their hard-earned money by skimming.

The SP said that such criminal elements cannot be escaped from police and would be sent to jail.