Arms smuggling bid foiled in Kohat
KOHAT: Police foiled a bid to smuggle huge quantity of ammunition and arms to down country from tribal area and arrested two alleged smugglers here on Wednesday.
Acting on a tip off, a team of Riaz Khan Shaheed Police Station stopped a suspicious car, coming from gun-manufacturing town of Darra Adamkhel, at tunnel plaza on Indus Highway. The police party searched the vehicle and recovered arms and ammunition from its secret cavities.
The seizure included 10810 cartridges, 12 pistols, one shotgun and one Kalashnikov. The alleged smugglers, who introduced themselves as Siraj and Wajid Khan, belonged to Darra Adamkhel. They were handed over to investigation team for interrogation.