Peshawar: 8 POs, 95 outlaws nabbed
PESHAWAR: The police have arrested 95 outlaws including eight Proclaimed Offenders during midnight operation from different areas of the city and recovered caches of arms from their possession.
According to press release issued here on Monday, the police started midnight operation in different areas of the city and suburban following directives of CCPO Liaqat Ali Khan.
The arrested POs were identified as Bait-ur-Rehman, Daman, Haider Ali, Dilroz Khan, Ahad Noor Wali, and Mukhtair Ali.
The police recovered two Kalashnikovs, one rifle, 15 pistols, hundreds of cartridges besides seizing bottles of liquor from their custody.
Meanwhile, the police on tip-off started search operation on Shaikh Muhammadi Road and asked the suspected vehicle to stop but the driver left the car and escaped from the scene.
The cases have been filed at the concerned police stations and investigation was underway.