Peshawar: Gang behind attack on police busted
PESHAWAR: The local police claimed to have busted the gang involved in an attack on a police van in jurisdiction of Khazana Police Station in which a cop was killed and three others were wounded.
Talking to reporters at the Malik Saad Shaheed Police Lines on Friday, Superintendent of Police (SP) Rural Abdul Kalam Khan and Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Nisar Ahmad Khan said the gang had been busted and five of its members arrested.
Those arrested included Asfandyar, FalakNiaz, Arsala Khan and Sher Alam, residents of Chagharmati, and Ramdad, a resident of Badaber. The SP said a Kalashnikov and four pistols were recovered from the arrested persons. The gang had attacked a police van few months back in which a cop, Zulfiqar, was killed and three others were injured.