Lahore: Abducted Jeweller recovered
LAHORE: Shafiqabad police recovered an abducted jeweller from Karachi through his cell phone data. Iqbal Ahmed, a resident of Shafiqbada, tendered an application to Shafiqabad police that his brother Muhammad Pervaiz, a jeweller by profession, had been kidnapped by unidentified abductors on June nine. Police registered an FIR (978/12) under Section 365 of the PPC against unidentified person (s). A police team under the supervision of SP City Division Multan Khan obtained the details of abducted jeweller’s cell phone and found that the last call was made from Al–Munawar Hotel in Peshawar.
So, a police team was dispatched to Peshawar but the accused-cum-victim had already headed towards Karachi. Police continued efforts to trace him and finally recovered him from Karachi. During the preliminary interrogation, the victim confessed to staging a drama of his own abduction in order to take money from his family members, as he had to pay Rs 10.5 million to various parties.