Police shoot at fleeing car near Peshawar Motorway toll plaza


PESHAWAR – Policemen opened fire on a suspicious vehicle on Islamabad-Peshawar Motorway today (Sunday) after the driver tried to escape from the scene.

Reportedly, police tried to stop a white Corolla XLI bearing number plate CA 116 at toll plaza near Peshawar but the driver didn’t pay heed to the police signal and sped away.

Police resorted to firing as the vehicle coming from Swabi took u-turn towards Islamabad.

The vehicle took exit from Marati interchange and a suspect was detained on the service as he left the car.

According to Motorway Police, three persons including a woman were on board the vehicle.

Search is underway for other suspects.



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