Mansehra: UK national dies in police custody
MANSEHRA: A British national, who was arrested for allegedly torching a rest house, died in the custody of police here on Monday, officials said.
Jan Gregory, seemed to be in his late 70s, was arrested on January 4 when he allegedly set ablaze a room of a rest house, Dewan-e-Khas, in Abbotabad.
He was admitted to King Abdullah Teaching Hospital for cardiac pulmonary arrest. Doctors said that he died of the same ailment at the hospital.
Zafar Iqbal, the superintendent of Mansehra jail, said that Gregory was sent to jail on January 5 in the case under Section 436 of Pakistan Penal Code (PPC).