Lahore: Cantt police recover 5-year old child
LAHORE: Cantonment Police Division on Monday claimed to have recovered a five-year-old child, who was kidnapped by his relatives for ransom few days back. SP Cantonment (investigation wing) said the child Abdul Rehman, son of Ijaz of Chungi Amir Sidhu, was kidnapped by his maternal aunt Shakeela and her paramour Iftikhar and two other accomplices namely Afzal and Imran. “Ijaz had sold a plot so the culprits were fully aware of about the money, which led them to commit this heinous act of crime,” he added.
He further said the culprits had hidden the boy at an empty home at Bedian Road. They received ransom money Rs 200, 000 and released the boy on Ghazi Road in front of WAPDA Office but police had already cordoned of the area.
“We have arrested two culprits, who have confessed to committing their crime,” he stated. Further investigations are underway.