MIRPUR - AJK-The guests of a marriage ceremony caught two minor “pickpockets” red handed and handed them over to the police for registration of case against the accused, police said. The alleged pickpockets identified as 12-year-old Muhammad Faisal and 13-year-old  Haseebul Hassan of Khokher Town, Bund Road were nabbed red-handed while picking the pockets of the guests.

Mangla police rushed to the scene. The accused were dressed in pent and coat and posed as guests in the marriage ceremony to deprive the guests of their money.

The SHO said that the police had also booked Yahya, father of the accused Muhammad Faisal, when he offered bribe to the police for his release.