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A gang of 14 kidnappers detained in Kabul


A gang of 14 kidnappers detained in Kabul

Nov 12, 2017 - 13:58

KABUL (Pajhwok): National Directorate of Security (NDS) forces have detained a group of 14 kidnappers who were involved in kidnapping businessmen and robbery cases in the capital Kabul.

A statement from NDS received by Pajhwok Afghan News said, “The group was detained during an operation by intelligence forces in various parts of Kabul,”

Fardeen, the leader of the gang, had kidnapped a businessman, Safiullah from the 5th police district and he had demanded $500,000 in ransom money from Safiullah’s family, the source said.

The kidnappers treated Safiullah with ruthless during his abduction and his hands and feet were chained, the source added.

The group included notorious criminals who organized armed robbery, threatening businessmen and abducting capitalists in various parts of Kabul city.

The exact time and location of the gang detained was not mentioned in the statement.