2 kidnappers arrested in Haripur
HARIPUR: Haripur police claimed to have arrested two alleged kidnappers and recovered a hostage from their custody here on Tuesday evening.
Police said that three alleged kidnappers travelling in a Suzuki van offered lift to Mohammad Akbar of Kalinjar Village near Adda Darband. The kidnappers held him at gunpoint and snatched Rs60,000 cash, an ATM card and a cellphone and escaped towards Abbottabad Road. However, some locals helped a policy party to intercept the van after a brief exchange of fire.
Police said that the kidnappers, Hamayun and Chanzeb, were arrested while the third one managed to escape. Mr Akbar was safely recovered along with the looted money and valuables.