Kohat: Outlaws arrested
KOHAT: Three proclaimed offenders and a member of an inter-district drug peddlers’ gang were among 26 outlaws, arrested with weapons during a search operation conducted here on Friday. Personnel from all the police stations took part in the operation which was carried out in the city and many localities at its outskirts, including Jarma, Togh Bala, Mando Khel, Ghamkol, Mian Garhi, Bilitang, Gumbat, Lachi and Tappi.
The police arrested 26 outlaws, including three proclaimed offenders, identified as Lal Pari, Ayub and Mehtab from Ustarzai and Lachi.
Member of an inter-district gang of drug smugglers, Shah Nawaz, was also rounded up from his den with two and half kilograms of hashish, five mobile phone sets and cash earned from sale of drugs. He was arrested from Togh Bala against whom case has been registered in the Riaz Shaheed police station.
Three hand grenades, 12 small machine guns, 1,066 cartridges, 15 pistols, 10 kilograms hashish and three kilograms of opium was also recovered from the outlaws.