Rawalpindi: Robbers on looting spree
RAWALPINDI: A man was robbed of cash, laptop and other valuables by two gunmen in Pirwadhai while a family was looted in the Airport police area, police said on Tuesday. Gull Mohammad said in his complaint that he was on his way home in a rickshaw when two motorbike riders intercepted him in Khayaban–i–Sir Syed and snatched Rs40,000, $100, a laptop and two cellphones from him. In another incident, a family was robbed of cash and gold ornaments after four robbers forced their way into their house in the Airport police area.
Mohammad Abdullah told police that somebody rang the doorbell of his house late Monday night. He said when he opened the door, he found four persons standing outside. They forced their way into the house and held the inmates hostage before looting.