Abbottabad: Arms, narcotics clutched, 5 caught
ABBOTTABAD: As reported by the Dawn News on Sunday, the police recovered a huge of quantity of illegal weapons and narcotics and arrested five alleged criminals during a crackdown against outlaws in Abbottabad.
District Police Officer Imran Shahid said the police recovered 22 Kalashnikovs, 31 rifles, 209 shotguns, 87 pistols, and one hand grenade, 150 detonators, 200 dynamites and 25,546 cartridges of different bores, besides 108kg hashish and 1.23kg heroin and 703 bottles of liquor.
He was addressing a press conference at his office on Saturday. He said the police resolved two robbery cases at Jinnahabad, Mandian and Nawansher and arrested two robbers.
The police officer praised the role and cooperation of the local people in the drive against the criminals.