Dacoits loot lawyer, take away gold ornaments, cash

RAWALPINDI: A gang of unknown dacoits entered house of a lawyer and took away cash, gold ornaments and other valuables in daylight in the jurisdiction of Saddar Barooni Police here on Wednesday, police said.

According to details, a gang of dacoits barged into house of Syed Jaffar Hussain Shah Advocate at Hatyal Village and took away 25 tolas gold ornaments, Rs 317,000 cash, wrist watch and other valuables and fled from the scene.

When contacted a police official of Saddar Barooni confirmed the dacoity saying a case has been registered against unknown dacoits and investigation has been started.