LAKKI MARWAT - Police arrested two persons and recovered illegal arms and ammunition from them during a raid at the house of a wanted criminal in Tattarkhel village on Wednesdday.

“After receiving information about the presence of proclaimed offender Rahim Jan at his house DPO Muhammad Idrees Khan ordered Ghaznikhel police to take action forthwith”, said an official.

He said that the proclaimed offender had left the house before a police party headed by SHO Mashal Khan raided over it.

The law enforcers, he said arrested two persons identified as Suhail Khan and Muhammad Raeel from the place and seized an AK 47 assault rifle a shotgun, a hand grenade and 57 bullets from them. 

Police registered a case against them under relevant sections of Pakistan penal Code and Explosive Act and started investigation.