Peshawar: Kidnap attempt foiled
PESHAWAR: Police claimed on Friday to have foiled a kidnapping attempt of two children from Tehkal area. A police spokesman said accused Hidayat of Terai Payan lured and tried to kidnap an eight-year-old girl, Javeria, and her four-year-old brother, Jalal of Tehkal.
He said the accused was shifting the children on a motorcycle but as they crossed the main University Road the children started crying after which the local people informed the police.
The police, he said, chased the bike and overcame him at a check point near Michini Gate police station on Warsak Road. A complainant, Siar Khan, who is father of the children, said the accused was kidnapping his children.