Swabi: Police arrest killer of cops
SWABI: The police on Monday claimed to have arrested the killer of two policemen and four proclaimed offenders (POs) during a search operation in Razaar tehsil.
Speaking at a press conference, District Police Officer (DPO) Sajjad Khan said the search was conducted in Asota Sharif, Parmuli and Shewa areas. He said the killer of district security branch constable Sabir Khan and head constable of the Special Branch Amjad Ali were arrested during the search operation. “Uzair Khan belonging to Asota Sharif village in Swabi has confessed that that he had killed the two cops and planted bomb near the hujra of a former member provincial assembly from the Awami National Party Asmatullah Khan in Karnal Sher Khan Killay,” he said. The POs were identified as Lal Zada belonging to Shangla district, Khairul Ibrar, Khairul Inam and Irfan Khan hailing from Swabi. The DPO said that two Kalashnikovs, three Kalakos, one double-barrel gun, one shotgun and 10 pistols were also seized during the search.