Attock: Robbers on looting spree
ATTOCK: A gang of robbers looted 195 tolas of gold, cash and other valuables worth Rs20 million collectively in two separate incidents in Hazro police area, Dawn has learnt.
Police sources said that a gang of 10 armed robbers entered the house of Oarangzaib Khan in Hazro on Wednesday night. They held the inmates including women and children at gunpoint and looted gold weighing 95 tolas, cash of Rs104,000, mobile phones and other household items worth Rs9.6 million. On offering resistance, they also tortured the family head, Oarganzaib.
Later on, they forcibly entered the house of a local jeweler, Dost Mohammad in the same locality and made off with gold weighing 100 tolas and cash Rs60,000, sources maintained. Local police reached the scene, however, no clue of the robbers could be traced so far, sources added.