Rawalpindi: Robbers loot cash, jewellery
RAWALPINDI: Robbers struck at three places in the city and took away cash and gold jewellery at gunpoint, police said on Friday. Dr Sumiya Naz, who works at the Military Hospital, told the R.A. Bazaar police that when she entered her house in Afshan Colony, she saw an armed man standing in the porch while another was waiting outside on a motorbike. She said the armed man snatched gold ornaments she was wearing, Rs5,000 and her cellphone.
In another incident, four robbers entered a shop in the Airport police area and held its owner and employees hostage. Mohammad Shoaib, the shop’s owner, said the gunmen snatched Rs50,000, 10 cellphones, 100 phone cards and escaped.
Mohammad Nasir told the city police that four men entered his house and took away gold ornaments, cash and two cellphones.