Hafizabad: Dacoits strike thrice
HAFIZABAD: Dacoits looted more than Rs 500,000 and 35 tola gold ornaments in three incidents here on Wednesday. In the first incident, 10 dacoits forced their entry into the house of Rab Nawaz at Kot Kharioo village, tortured the family and made off with Rs 500,000 and 15 tola gold ornaments. The Vanike police are investigating.
In the second incident, Rana Nazir of Bhai Pheru and his family were on way when four dacoits intercepted them near Karariwala and robbed them of Rs 20,000 and 20 tola gold ornaments. Later, the same dacoits intercepted Naveed Ahmad, who was coming for Kot Hassan Khan, and snatched Rs 45,000 from him.