Peshawar: Arms-laden truck seized in Kohat, accused held
PESHAWAR: Police seized a truck loaded with arms and ammunition at Ghulsinabad check-post in the limits of Jangalkhel police station in Kohat district and arrested one accused in this connection, said DPO Abdullah Khan on Thursday. He said police had received prior information that some inter-provincial arms smugglers would smuggle out huge quantity of sophisticated weapons from Khyber Agency to Karachi via Kohat made blockade at Gulsinabad check-post on Peshawar bypass road to foil the bid.
Meanwhile, a truck bearing registration number DIK–C 8370 appeared on the scene that was thoroughly searched. Resultantly, 20 Kilashnikovs, 108 pistols of different bore, 418 magazines and 26580 rounds various bores have been seized. One accused Damsaz Khan, resident of Lachi Bala was arrested, he added. He said that a high level committee led by DSP Lal Farid has been constituted to probe the case.