Landi Kotal: Suspected militant held
LANDI KOTAL: A suspected militant was arrested but another fled after Dadiwala police exchanged fire with them in Wanda Gulapa village of Lakki Marwat on Friday.
A large cache of arms and ammunition was also seized, police said. They said on patrol, Abbasa checkpoint personnel led by ASI Ayyaz Khan spotted two suspected militants with Kalashnikovs in Wanda Gulapa village and began approaching them.
They said the two fired gunshots at policemen to prevent arrest but one of them, Hashim Khan, was held. Police said the other suspected militant, however, fled, adding that raids were being conducted for his arrest.
They said a Kalashnikov, two magazines and 25 bullets were recovered from the arrested suspect. They said a case had been registered against the two.