LAHORE – Eight armed men attacked a bus of a local company and fled after snatching cash, cell phones and other valuables from the passengers in Kot Lakhpat police area on Sunday evening.

Police said some eight persons, mostly students, attacked the bus and thrashed the bus driver and conductor and snatched cell phones, cash and gold ornaments from the passengers. Police said the victims, however, managed to overpower one of the accused and handed him over to police.

Police have lodged an FIR against the eight persons on the statement of the conductor. Further investigations are underway.