Fake security personnel rob family in Timergara
: A group of the people pretending to be security personnel on Wednesday night looted a family at their house here in Badwan area of Adenzai. Muzaffar Khan, head of the family, told Chakdara police that 14 people carrying weapons entered his house at midnight saying they were personnel of security forces and wanted to search the house. He said the armed men later took all members of the family hostage, stuffed 96 tola gold, cash and prize bonds valuing Rs1.49 million, a Kalashnikov and other valuables in bags, and left.
Police registered a case against the unidentified robbers and began investigation. However, no arrest could be made until Thursday night. Local residents said an organised group of robbers had been active in the area for a long time, but police had failed to nab them. They demanded that the relevant authorities step in without delay to order a crackdown on robbers.