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snatch

Weightlifting a lift in which the weight is raised in one quick motion from the floor to an overhead position
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Offenders are on mopeds, driving near the victims and snatching mobile phones from their hands.
Credible sources informed to this scribe that more than three armed persons were involved in murder and vehicle snatching incident, and a KPK policeman also involved in this murder, after which police widened the circle of investigation, and asked Chief Commissioner Islamabad to help out to contact with KPK government.
Other registered cases included 2,826 of burglary, 2,272 of robbery, 549 of car theft, 351 of other vehicle theft, 315 of motorcycle snatching, 34 of dacoity, 12 of car snatching and nine other of vehicle snatching.
ISLAMABAD -- The police high ups removed Station House Officer Kohsar police station for his alleged failure in protecting the lives and properties of the citizens amidst reports of rising incidents of purse snatching, particularly form women.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad Special Investigation Unit (SIU) Police has busted an organized gang involved in snatching mobile phones and handbags from ladies at gunpoint besides recovering two motor bikes, 13 snatched mobile phones, handbags/purse, ATM card from their possession.
Addressing a press conference Deputy Superintendent Police (DSP) Town Tariq Habib said that perusing cases of motorcycle snatching in the jurisdiction of Tehkal Police Station, he formed a team in order to arrest the criminals who involved in thefts and motorcycle lifting.
MAKING chain snatching a nonbailable offence and increasing the sentence has had no to little effect on chain snatchers in Haryana.
Unfortunately, last year in the country, Insurance companies stopped offering insurance policy to purchasers of new motorcycles due to increase in snatching and theft incidents of two wheelers, it is learnt.
As many as 15 cases of bag snatching were recorded during this shopping season -- much lesser than the last two years.
Today the most fast growing crime is Mobile Snatching in Pakistan.
A 1946 film of routine experimentation shows Jett snatching a 25,000-pound cargo glider.
To prove the crime of Robbery By Sudden Snatching, the State must prove the following four elements beyond a reasonable doubt: