Robbers’ gang busted in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: The police claimed to have busted a gang of robbers here on Friday, officials said. Talking to reporters, Superintendent of Police (Investigation) Israruddin, accompanied by Deputy Superintendent of Police Abdul Samad Khan, said unidentified robbers forced their entry into the house of Dr Aftab Ali on July 21 in Suriakhel village and decamped with Rs300,000 cash and 30 tolas of gold ornaments.
They said that acting on a tip-off the police signalled a car to stop on the Grand Trunk road near AkoraKhattak and arrested three occupants identified as Wasim hailing from Afghanistan, Noshad of AkoraKhattak and Rohanuddin of Buner district. The officials said the accused had admitted to have robbed the house of Dr Aftab Ali. They said the police recovered Rs300,000 cash and 10 tolas gold from the robbers’ possession.