One arrested in triple murder case.
CHARSADDA -- The police here on Friday arrested an accomplice of the main accused in the murder case of three brothers in Umarzai area of Charsadda in Ramazan, while search for others is underway.
This was stated by district police officer Irfanullah Marwat during a press conference at Umarzai police station here. Flanked by SP investigation Nazir Khan, the DPO said that Pir Mohammad was an accomplice of the main accused Nadar Khan and nominated in the triple murder case. He said that was now is in the police custody and under interrogation.
The DPO claimed the rest of the accused persons, including landlord Nadar Khan who was stated to have fled to Malaysia, would also be arrested soon.
Sources said that Pir Mohammad, who belongs to Mayar area in Takh Bhai, was one of the main accused in the murder case.
Mother of the three slain sons had reportedly said that Pir Mohammad had come to their house and taken her sons to the hujra of Nadar Khan.
She had told police that Pir Mohammad was also involved in firing on her sons at the hujra.
The DPO said that Pir Mohammad's arrest was a great breakthrough in the case which would help the police in arrest of the two other accused.
He said that all protection would be provided to family members of the deceased brothers.