Child rescued in Khost, 4 abductors detained
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): The National Directorate of Security (NDS) personnel rescued a teenage boy and detained four suspects in connection with the abduction, an intelligence official said on Friday.
The 15-year-old boy had been abducted for ransom 27 days ago from the Lakano area on the outskirts of the Khost City, the NDS chief in the province, Col. Barakatullah told reporters.
The teen was freed as a result of an operation on Wednesday night when four suspects were detained on charge of the kidnapping, he said.
“After a series of operations, we could finally rescue the child and arrest the perpetrators,” he said.
Rescued boy’s father who is doing his business in United Arab Emirates (UAE) thanked the NDS personnel for releasing his child.
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