Islamabad: NH&MP nab kidnappers
ISLAMABAD: National Highways & Motorway Police (NH&MP) have foiled an attempt to kidnap a citizen from Peshawar and arrested two kidnappers with arms and ammunition. The NH&MP officers were patrolling GT Road near Hakimabad when they saw a car in which a man was holding a pistol on the head of another. On suspicion, the officers tried to stop the car but its occupiers opened fire in a bid to run away. But the police foiled their bid and arrested Asad Khan and Ayaz Gul, residents of Nowshera. The hostage ran towards Nowshera Cantt and was caught by Military Police.
Asad Khan and Ayaz Gul admitted that they had kidnapped a man for ransom and were shifting him out of the city. The police also recovered a pistol, two magazines and ammunition from the alleged kidnappers and handed them over to the area police station for further investigation.