2 dacoits killed in Swabi Police encounter
SWABI: At least two dacoits were shot dead in a police encounter in Swabi District on Thursday, the Daily Jang reported Friday.
Police said that on a tip-off about presence of dacoits in Jagan Nath area within the remit of Chota Lahore Police Station, they acted promptly and cordoned off the area.
The dacoits opened fire upon which the Police retaliated resulting in death of two of the bandits. Their accomplice managed to make good their escape.
As per the police record, the killed dacoits were wanted in kidnapping for ransom as well as several other heinous crimes.