On Wednesday The district police detained son of a Punjab Police (ASI) Assistant Sub Inspector with 3 others for their participation in seven cases of loot from the past three months.
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Police seized two gold earrings, pistols, Two motorcycles, a scooter, sharp-edged weapons, narcotic pills and injectable drugs from their possession.
According to the police detained persons are identified as Manpreet Singh, son of an ASI posted at Tarn Taran, Sukhwinder Singh, Arshdeep and Lakhwinder Singh, all inhabitants of Kapurthala. Three more peoples of the gang are able to escape.
Police said that they all are drug addicts and was responsible for looting a wine shop at Muradpur village, Rs 94,000 from Sultanpur Lodhi and Rs 2.15 lakh from a shopkeeper in Kapurthala.