42 criminals including 4 POs held

FAISALABAD: Police on Friday arrested 42 criminals including 4 proclaimed offenders (POs) from various parts of the district during the last 24 hours. According to police spokesperson, teams held 4 POs and 11 drug pushers besides recovering 3.6 Kg hashish and 124 liter liquor from their possession. The police also arrested 19 gamblers and recovered Rs 17, 600 from them. In a crackdown against illegal weapons, police arrested eight accused and recovered 6 pistols, 2 guns, a rifle, a Kalashnikov and a number of bullets from their possession during the same period. Further investigation was underway, he added.