Dacoits loot 3 houses in Toba locality
TOBA TEK SINGH: Five dacoits looted three houses in Housing Colony No 2 on Jhang Road on Wednesday. The dacoits reached the locality and forced their entry into the house of Mian Mazhar Saeed. They held the family hostage and took away golden ornaments worth Rs 360,000, two mobile phones and Rs 35,000.
They forcibly took away the wife of Mian Mazhar Saeed to her neighbour Mirza Ghulam Dastagir and asked her get open the door. As the door opened, they entered the house and snatched Rs 300,000 and two mobile phones from the family. The same dacoits later entered the house of Ghulam Dastagir’s brother Ghulam Rasool Mirza, a doctor at DHQ Hospital, by scaling the boundary wall. Later, they decamped with a mobile phone worth Rs 12,000.
When the family members raised an alarm, the dacoits came out of the house and snatched a motorcycle (TSF-2465) from a man. Four dacoits fled by car, while one of them escaped on the snatched motorcycle. After getting information, the City police sealed the town.