5 vehicles lifted in Rawalpindi
RAWALPINDI: Carjackers snatched two vehicles at gunpoint in broad daylight and wounded a man on resistance during the snatching of a vehicle at the Asghar Mall Scheme. While three vehicles were lifted from other areas of the city.
Three gunmen intercepted a Suzuki Carry van bearing registration number (ID-2490) at the Asghar Mall Scheme falling in the jurisdiction of Banni Police Station and held the driver, Zeeshan, at gunpoint, but when the driver showed resistance, they hit him on the head and took away his vehicle leaving him seriously injured.
The carjackers didn’t even spare a heavy vehicle as a gang of four carjackers intercepted a truck (AJK-1888) loaded with iron bars at GT Road and took away the truck after making the driver hostage.
Three vehicles a Suzuki Alto car (LWH-7134) parked in front of Dubai Plaza along Murree Road (Sadiqabad Police Station), a Suzuki Alto car (RIA 1362) from Gulzar-e-Quaid (Airport Police Station) and a Toyota Hiace van (JME-4485) parked at Sohawa Adda, were also lifted.
Three robbers equipped with guns looted a house in Dhoke Shams taking away 18 tolas of gold ornaments and Rs400,000 in cash after holding the family hostage.