Peshawar: 2 with arms arrested
PESHAWAR: Police on Tuesday seized a consignment of arms and ammunition and arrested alleged smugglers in limits of Chamkani police station on Tuesday.
An official said police during a naka bandi signaled a Suzuki pick-up bearing registration (RIA–9173) and on search recovered valuable weapons from its secret cavities.
The weapons include 33 automatic repeaters, 24 pistols and 21,000 cartridges of different bores.
The accused, Hayat Khan of Chamkani and Abdul Manan of Chitral were arrested on the spot. Case against the accused was registered at Chamkani police station.
Meanwhile, Tehkal police also recovered a stolen car (ASP–699) and arrested two accused, who were identified as Shakeel and Mushtaq of Peshawar.