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Gang led by lawyer busted, 65 mobile phones seized

IANS  |  Ghaziabad 

Police in Ghaziabad have a gang of thieves headed by a and recovered 65 phones from their possession.

of Police said the gang members snatched phones in densely populated areas and at railway stations.

The criminals were identified as Mithlesh, Alopi Mehto, Durga Mehto, and Nandan Kumar, all from

The sixth was Shamshul Haque, a who headed the gang and practised in local courts in and contested their cases in courts.

The gang used to snatch phones from unsuspecting persons speaking on phones in congested places. They would also seize phones from passengers seated by the window when the trains were departing from stations.

"The police recovered 65 mobile phones, a car, a Scooty and three knives from them," the said. All of them have been sent to judicial custody.



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First Published: Wed, June 13 2018. 17:40 IST