Gujranwala: Two kidnappers killed in ‘gunplay’ Property dealer recovered
GUJRANWALA: Two abductors were killed in an encounter with police on Thursday when they were heading towards Qila Dedar Singh after kidnapping a property dealer for ransom. Regional Police Officer Zulfikar Ali Cheema told reporters that three outlaws were taking away Sajid Ali of the People’s Colony to Qila Dedar Singh by a car for getting ransom. Acting on a tip-off, he said, a police team chased the outlaws and got close to them near Dhidowali village.
He said law enforcers ordered the outlaws to surrender, but they opened fire on them after taking a cover in wheat fields. At this, the police also returned the fire and killed two of the outlaws while their third accomplice managed to escape. One of the killed outlaws was identified as Wakeel of Sadhoki.
The RPO said the police recovered alive the property dealer. The stolen car and a large quantity of illegal arms were also seized from the encounter site. The RPO also announced cash prizes and commendation certificates for the raiding party.
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