Four unidentified highwaymen intercepted a family and deprived them of cash, jewellery and other valuables worth more than Rs1.3 million on Sharqpur Road near Marh Bhangwan.

The incident occurred when businessman Afzaal along with three family members was going to Sharqpur. In the meanwhile, four highwaymen intercepted them and robbed of cash, gold ornaments and other valuables. The Sharpur Police started investigation into the incident.

Similarly, another family was looted by two outlaws on GT Road near Kala Shah Kaku. Riaz Ahmad and his family members were going to Gujranwala from Lahore in a car.

 When they reached near Kala Shah Kaku, two bandits stopped their vehicle and snatched valuables from them. The outlaws also thrashed Riaz when he resisted. The Muridke Saddr Police are looking into the matter.