Lakki Marwat: Police kill an outlaw in encounter
LAKKI MARWAT: An outlaw was killed and his accomplice was injured in an encounter on Saturday in Takhtikhel area.
“Police personnel posted on Takhtikhel police post confronted a notorious gang of criminals and proclaimed absconders when the latter asked the law enforcers to vacate the post and leave the area”, officials said.
“The post was established in the border village a couple of years ago to stop the infiltration of militants into the district from the adjacent tribal region”, the sources said, adding, the gang attacked the post with sophisticated weapons.
Reinforcements and armoured personnel carrier vehicles were sent to foil the attack and arrest the criminals.
“The attack was repulsed and a dreaded outlaw Resham Khan wanted in murder and other heinous crimes was arrested. His injured accomplice Umar Niaz and other attackers escaped.