LAHORE: Kot Lakhpat police have arrested a man for allegedly abducted his own son with the help of his three accomplices, police sources said on Monday.

Twelve-year-old Ali Hamza was on his way to the GM school at Katcha Jail Road when four motorcyclists kidnapped him. The police registered the case and launched investigations.

With the help of footage taken from CCTV cameras installed in street, the police investigators identified Maqbool Ahmed, father of the boy, as one of the kidnappers. Police said that Maqbool had divorced his wife some 11 years ago and the boy was living with his mother. The police raided a rented house, recovered the boy, and also arrested Maqbool and his accomplice Shaukat Ali Gujjar.–Staff Reporter

Further investigation was underway.