House burgled in Dheri Hassanabad
RAWALPINDI: A house was looted by three culprits while a woman was deprived of cash and gold ornaments by four persons in Dheri Hassanabad, police said on Sunday.
In the first incident, three unidentified robbers forced their way into the house of Zulfiqar Ehahi in Westridge and held his family hostage at gunpoint.
Mr Elahi said in his complaint that a person rang the doorbell of his house in his absence. As his wife opened the door, she found some strangers standing outside. He said they forced their way into the house and held her hostage at gunpoint. They compelled his wife to hand over cash and gold ornaments.
In the other incident, Ms Khurshid, the mother of Javaid Iqbal, resident of Dheri Hassanabad was on her way to bazaar when she was intercepted by two women and two men who were in car.
Javaid Iqbal said that his mother was dragged inside the car by the two women who snatched four gold bangles, a gold ring, a necklace and Rs2,000 from her and later pushed her out of the car at a deserted place.