Islamabad : An American was detained Tuesday at Pakistan s Peshawar airport for carrying a dozen bullets, officials said.
Airport security personnel detained William Charles, reported Online news agency. About a dozen bullets of a pistol were recovered from Charles, who was identified as diplomat working in the US consulate in Peshawar.
Charles was taken into custody when he was about to board an Islamabad-bound flight from Peshawar.
The US embassy said the consulate employee enjoys diplomatic immunity.