Mansehra: Jewellery shops, house looted
MANSEHRA: Unidentified dacoits looted a house and jewellery shops on Friday night. Six armed men barged into the house of Mohammad Shahzad in Sajawal Sharif area in the city and held the family hostage at the gunpoint. They collected gold ornaments, cash and other valuables and escaped.
Mohammad Shahzad told the city police two masked men forcibly entered his house after knocking the door and held the family hostage. He said after awhile four more armed men entered the house and locked them in a room. He said the robbers collected Rs250,000, gold ornaments, a pistol, seven mobile phone sets, wrist watches and other valuables and escaped.
In another incident unknown dacoits took away over 100 tola gold ornaments from two shops after holding the watchman at gunpoint in Gharihabibullah.—Correspondent