Peshawar: Man with arms held
PESHAWAR: Police seized arms and ammunition and arrested an alleged smuggler at Kohat Road in suburbs of Peshawar on Monday.
Talking to media persons at Badbher police station, DSP Sajjad Khan said the weapons had been recovered from a pick-up which was on its way from Darra Adamkhel to Punjab.
“Following a tip-off the police established a check point at Zangali area at Kohat Road and intercepted a pick-up (PED-6905). The weapons had been concealed into its secret cavities,” he said, adding, weapons included 18 rifles, 19 pistols of 30 bore and 20,000 cartridges of different kinds. He said the alleged smuggler Yaqub of Matni had also been arrested.