Cops kill four dacoits in Peshawar
PESHAWAR: Officials of the Pishtakhara Police Station here Monday foiled an armed robbery bid and gunned down four robbers during an encounter in Umeedabad, police said. SP (Cantonment) Shafiullah Khan said that four robbers broke into the house of Dr Sultan when only women were at home.
He said the dacoits snatched gold ornaments from the women at gunpoint and were forcing the inmates to guide them towards the cash when the neighbours informed police. “Police reached the spot, but the robbers opened fire on the cops.”