female extortionist arrested in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: First-ever in the history of Peshawar, a female extortionist has been arrested in the provincial capital who is an intermediate student in a private educational institution.

Police have arrested an alleged extortionist girl who reportedly demanded Rs10 lakh from a local trader while the alleged criminal was student of first-year at a private college.

Police sources said that the criminal girl was arrested within the premises of Faqeer Abad police station while the arrested is belonging to a suburb Mashokhel area.

The girl threatened the local traders via using voice changer app of mobile phones and involved in receiving extortion, the sources added. However, the accused was produced before court by police.