Mardan: 3 robbers arrested
MARDAN: The police have arrested three of the six alleged dacoits and recovered Rs3.1 million from them, officials said on Tuesday. Speaking at a press conference the DPO Mardan Dr Zeeshan Raza said the alleged dacoits identified as Syed Hasan, Shah Wali, Hussain Zada, Fateh, Mohammad and Sher had snatched Rs5.5 million from Ali Ahmad of Batkhela on Mardan bypass road while he was on way to Peshawar in a passenger coach some four months ago.
He said police had registered FIR against unknown dacoits on complaint of Ali Ahmad and started investigations on scientific grounds. After hectic efforts, the DPO said, they arrested three of the six dacoits from different parts and recovered Rs3.1 million from them.