Suspects arrested in Jamrud
JAMRUD: The security forces arrested some suspected persons after the kidnapping of the cousin of a MNA in Jamrud tehsil of Khyber Agency on Wednesday night, sources said.
The sources said that MNA Shah Ji Gul’s cousins Hikmat Khan and Akhtar Khan were on their way to offer fateha in Godar Killay when unidentified gunmen intercepted them. On offering resistance the gunmen shot and injured Akhtar Khan while they kidnapped Hikmat Khan
The security forces reached the spot soon after the incident and launched a search operation in the surrounding area. A few suspected persons were also arrested. The security forces also continued search operation in the area and arrested some more suspected persons. No group or individual claimed responsibility for the kidnapping so far.