Two cops sent to lock up for allegedly snatching cash
ATTOCK: Two cops sent to lock up for allegedly snatching cash from five persons in jurisdiction of Attock Saddar Police Station. Police is on hunt to arrest their accomplice also. Case under acts have been registered against them.
Khurram Khan r/o Langar told police that on July 16, 2022 night he along with his friends Yasir Shahzad, Khalid Jamshed, Hasan and Nadeem was present in Barotha at residence (Dera) of Sadaqat to strike property deal.
During this deal Sadaqat was making calls to someone on his cell phone. Suddenly at about 1145 pm two police personnel HC Faisal Shahzad and Constable/driver Mudassar came there and threatened us of dire consequences and snatched Rs 558,000 from all of us. He told police that Sadaqat (with whom property deal was being done) was also involved in all this episode as asked us to arrange Rs 50 thousand each to pay to cops.
As per police sources initially both cops have confessed to their crime and both have been sent to lock up. FIR under act 382 and police rules has been registered against both of them while police is on hunt to arrest their accomplice Sadaqat as well.
Published in The Daily National Courier, September, 23 2022