The Ghaziabad police in a late evening crackdown arrested two theft suspects who allegedly robbed a couple in their car on the canal street near Nationwide Freeway 9 (NH-9) underneath the jurisdiction of Masuri police station space on the evening of January 21.
The police recognized the suspects as Shiva Kumar alias Kalu, 21, and Santi Kumar, 20, each residents of Muradnagar. The officers mentioned the 2, together with two of their accomplices, allegedly robbed the couple round 11.15pm on the canal street on January 21.
In line with police, the couple — Manoj Kumar, 35, and his spouse, Sudha, 32 — have been travelling in their Renault KWID to their native place in Bhojpur. They operated a dry-cleaning store in Raj Nagar Extension which was shut down as they have been relocating to Bhojpur.
“Halfway on the canal street, a person got here in entrance of our car, forcing us to cease. He was by three others as quickly as I ended. They have been armed with sharp edged weapons, rods and sticks. They requested us to get out however we didn’t. So, they began touchdown blows on our car. In between, my spouse (Sudha, 32) recognized one man as a vegetable vendor who play his commerce in our locality. After they realised that we recognised considered one of them, they fled with my cell phone. We then knowledgeable the police,” Manoj Kumar mentioned in the FIR lodged at Masuri police station.
An FIR was registered on his criticism underneath Indian Penal Code sections 394 (voluntarily inflicting harm throughout theft) and 427 (inflicting damages).
“Utilizing the small print shared by the couple, we nabbed one suspect, Mohammad Abid, 20, on Monday. He revealed the names of his three accomplices and advised us that they typically robbed individuals travelling on the remoted stretch of the canal street. Our groups on Tuesday evening noticed two males on a motorcycle on canal street. They opened fireplace on the police personnel when requested to cease. Within the retaliatory fireplace, one suspect (Shiva) suffered a gunshot wound to his leg and each males have been nabbed,” mentioned Naresh Kumar, assistant commissioner of police (Masuri).
The officers mentioned a hunt is one to hint and arrest the fourth suspect.