ISLAMABAD-Sihala Police team arrested a wanted member of auto-theft gang and recovered snatched dumper from his possession, a police spokesman said on Thursday.

He said that a police team under the supervision of SHO Sihala used human resources and latest technology and apprehended a member of a vehicle-lifter gang. The accused was identified as Javed Khan. Police team also recovered the snatched dumper from his possession. A case has been registered against the accused and further investigation is underway.  DIG Operations Sohail Zafar Chatha directed the police officials to intensify the ongoing crackdown against criminals involved in cars and motorbikes lifting incidents. He said that the safety of the lives and property of the citizens is our prime responsibility and no laxity will be tolerated in this regard.