Mansehra: 3 dacoits arrested
MANSEHRA: The police claimed on Friday to have arrested three dacoits of an inter-provincial gang and recovered stolen arms and goods worth over Rs1 million from them.
Officials said five masked men had barged into the house of Major (retd) Mumtaz Ali Shah on Thursday and decamped with gold ornaments, electronic equipments, computers, a Kalashnikov, pistol and other valuables worth over Rs1 million after holding the inmates at gunpoint.
DPO Ijaz Ahmad Khan and Mumtaz Ali Shah told a press conferee that police team had interrogated a servant of Mumtaz Ali who confessed to his crime and revealed the names of his accomplices.
Mr Shah said the dacoits also injured the wife of Mr Mumtaz. The arrested men included Nisar Ahmad, Tauqir Shah and servant Mohammad Riasat.