Sialkot: Bambaanwala police claim arrest of four robbers
SIALKOT: Bambaanwala police on Monday claimed to have arrested four fleeing robbers after an encounter from the fields near Lakhan village, Daska.
Police said armed robbers tried to loot the houses of some villagers, but some people announced criminals’ presence on the mosque’s loudspeaker. On seeing a big gathering of villagers, the accused escaped and entered into the fields when the villagers chased them.
In the meanwhile, a heavy police contingent reached there and besieged the fields which forced the accused to lay down their arms after a brief encounter.
DPO Capt Muhammad Ameen (retired) told reporters that the arrested accused, Abdul Hamid, Jamshed, Gulfam Mushtaq and Adeel Nawaz, were wanted in more than two dozen cases of heinous nature.