Lakki Marwat: Scores of outlaws held
LAKKI MARWAT: Police claimed here on Sunday to have arrested 65 outlaws and 308 suspects during a search operation in different areas of the district.
The personnel of anti-terrorism squad and elite force also took part in the operation, said an official. Police had credible information that proclaimed offenders had infiltrated into district to disturb law and order situation and carry out criminal activities, he added.
He said the law enforcers backed by armoured personnel carriers carried out surprise raids on the hideouts of outlaws in different parts of the district and arrested 65 proclaimed offenders.
“The arrested criminals were wanted by Lakki Marwat and Bannu police in murder, attempted murder, kidnapping, robberies and other crimes”, he said, adding 308 suspects were also arrested during the search operation.
He said that the seizure included 20 Kalashnikovs, three hand grenades, seven rifles, 14 shotguns, 26 pistols, four daggers, 1,406 bullets, 5,280 grams hashish and 90 grams heroin.