Crim­i­nal car­ry­ing bounty of `25K held

Millennium Post - - Mp City -

GHAZI­ABAD: A dreaded crim­i­nal car­ry­ing re­ward of Rs 25, 000 on his head has been ar­rested by Ghazi­abad po­lice on Satur­day night. Po­lice said that the ac­cused was wanted in sev­eral in­ci­dents of loot and rob­bery.

Ac­cord­ing to po­lice, the ar­rested ac­cused has been iden­ti­fied as Ravi, na­tive of Jhansi dis­trict of Ut­tar Pradesh. He was wanted in a re­cent bur­glary case at a house in Loni area of Ghazi­abad.

As per a se­nior po­lice of­fi­cer, po­lice re­ceived a com­plaint filed by a vic­tim that three armed as­sailants al­legedly barged into their house on the evening of Fe­bru­ary 7 and robbed Rs 20 lakhs cash, jew­elleries, ATM cards.

Po­lice team acted upon the com­plaint and ar­rested the two ac­cused in the case while teams were search­ing for the third ac­cused at var­i­ous sus- pected hide­outs

“Since the in­ci­dent was re­ported to us, po­lice teams were con­duct­ing raids at var­i­ous sus­pected lo­ca­tions to nab the third ac­cused into the case. On Satur­day night, po­lice acted on a tip-off and ar­rested the ac­cused from Pregladgarhi red light in Loni area.”

“The ac­cused con­fessed to have com­mit­ted the rob­bery of Fe­bru­ary 7 along with his two ac­com­plices, Neeraj and Arvind, who have been al­ready ar­rested and sent to jail,” said Shailen­dra Pratap Singh, Sta­tion House of­fi­cer of Loni po­lice sta­tion.

The of­fi­cer fur­ther said that po­lice have re­cov­ered Rs 20 lakhs as cash that was robbed from the house, jew­elleries, ATM cards and mo­bile phones from the pos­ses­sion of ac­cused while he has been sent to jail af­ter pro­duc­ing be­fore the court.

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