Attock: Guard foils robbery attempt
ATTOCK: A security guard foiled a robbery attempt at a jewellery shop in Jand. However while doing so he suffered serious injuries. Police sources said on Wednesday that four armed men barged into a jewellery shop at Haji Bazaar on Tuesday evening and held the jeweller, Haji Safdar, at gunpoint. The watchman, Speen Gull, attacked the robbers with a sharp knife and injured one of them. The unexpected action caused panic among the robbers, who escaped after injuring the watchman.
The police rushed to the scene and shifted the injured to Tehsil Headquarters Hospital. They claimed to have arrested two of the robbers, Syed Adil Shah and Rehmat Ali, residents of Kohat district, and seized their vehicle during a raid in a jungle near Nara village. The remaining robbers are still at large. The Jand police have registered an attempted murder and a robbery case against the accused.