Okara: 8 arrested with arms; 1 escapes
OKARA: The police claimed to have arrested seven criminals here from Chaplipur locality along with weapons. However, one of their accomplice managed to escape from the scene. As per detail, the police were tipped off that eight dacoits had holed up in Chaplipur locality and were planning a dacoity.
The police carried out a raid and arrested seven criminals identified as Mohammad Amin alias Meeni, a resident of Bhuman Shah, Jameel alias Jameli from Chaplipur, Mohammad Nawaz alias Sultani of Parveen Abad, Mumtaz alias Majhu of Chak 46/D, Mohammad Ahmad, a resident of Bhoman Shah, Javeed Iqbal of 24 Sunnypur and Shabbir Ahmad, a resident of 28/RB Qabula along with huge quantity of weapons. Whereas their accomplice namely Mohammad Abbas, a resident of 43/D succeeded in fleeing the scene. The police registered a case under 399–402 against the accused.