28 held with illegal arms, drugs in Kohat
KOHAT: As reported by The News on Thursday, twenty-eight criminals including four proclaimed offenders were arrested during raids in different areas here Wednesday, police sources said.
The sources said the arrests were made in Chorliki, Khawazakhela, Ghurizai, Talkan and Gandyali areas, adding that weapons recovered from the arrested persons included five Kalashnikov rifles, seven rifles, two repeaters, six shotguns, 21 pistols and 1,875 bullets.
Seven kilograms of hashish was also recovered during the raids, the sources added.
Meanwhile, the police nabbed a drug-peddler Qadir Hussain in the jurisdiction of the Ustarzai Police Station. One Kalashnikov rifle, dozens of cartridges and two-and-a-half kilogram of hashish were also recovered from him.