4 arms smugglers arrested in Kohat
KOHAT: Police arrested four smugglers, including a woman, and recovered arms from their cars on Indus Highway here on Saturday. Officials said that on a tip-off that weapons would be smuggled from Darra Adamkhel to down country, the police deputed two teams at Kohat tunnel toll plaza and Khawasi Banda to foil the attempt. They said that the police stopped one car (569–Sindh) near the toll plaza and another (6182–Peshawar) at Khawasi Banda and during search found 105 pistols of various bores and 4,300 cartridges.
The four alleged arms smugglers were identified as Ameer Khan and his wife Shaheen Akhtar of Dera Ismail Khan, and Shahzada and Rehan of Darra Adamkhel. They were shifted to Riaz Khan police station for further interrogation. The accused were presented before a magistrate, who sent them to jail.