Explosives seized, offenders netted: SP investigations
27 September, 2013
KOHAT: Several arrests have been made and explosives seized in the Riaz Shaheed Police Station explosives case on an information provided by one of the arrested culprits.
SP (Investigations) Bashir Ahmed said this while briefing mediapersons at the Saddar Kohat Police Station.
Ahmed said on September 18, the police seized 1,890kg explosives from a truck and arrested two offenders at an Indus Highway check post. The offenders disclosed that they took the explosives from a warehouse at Jamil Chowk, Peshawar. They told the police that one truck loaded with explosives had been successfully transported to Miranshah.
On their tip-off, the police raided the warehouse and recovered 1,100kg explosives and arrested two men while two others escaped.