Kabul police detain a dozen crime suspects
KABUL CITY (Pajhwok): At least a dozen suspected criminals have been arrested on charges include murder in central capital Kabul, police said on Thursday.
Kabul 101st Asmai Zone police commander, Abdul Rahman Rahimi, told reporters here that three of the detainees had been using a Ministry of Interior vehicle in staging robberies.
The trio had contacts with a driver of the MoI prisoners’ department and used his vehicle in robberies, he said, adding the driver had also been detained.
Rahimi said police had detained another two persons over killing a man and stealing his car in Shakardarh district before shifting the car to Paghman district.
Another person was detained in Shahr-i-Naw area of Kabul on Wednesday over allegedly killing a girl named, Mariam, said Rahimi, but stopped short of going into details.
He said five more persons had been detained along with weapons in different parts of Kabul on charges ranging from burglaries to murders. Rahimi said 12 criminals were detained during the past 72 hours.
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