Arrests of 11 robbers in the provinces of Balkh and Farah
Reporter: Lutfullah Nejrabi
Interior Ministry security officials report the arrest of 13 robbers in the provinces of Balkh and Farah.
The Ministry of Interior Affairs has published a newsletter stated: As a result of the operation of the Afghan National Police in the Khulm district of Balkh province, four armed robbers were arrested on the spot while they were trying to steal jewelry from a Jewelry shop and they were arrested by the forces and stolen jewels were returned to their owner. Police have also stated that one robber was killed during these clashes.
The ministry also said in a different newsletter: As a result of the operations of the Farah police forces in Sheikh Abad district of the provincial capital, was able to arrest a group of seven armed robbers. The newsletter also adds: As a result of this operation, a Kalashnikov weapon, a rifle, a car, and a motorcycle were also seized by police forces.