A lady cop performed a key function within the arrest of a snatcher in Delhi who has been accused of theft in additional than 60 circumstances filed in Delhi and neighbouring Gurgaon, police stated.
A rise within the variety of snatching circumstances in southwest Delhi’s Dwarka and neighbouring areas in the previous few days had emerged as a giant concern. A biker, who was focusing on girls, had come below the police radar.
In a bid to catch the accused, later recognized as Arman, the Delhi Police launched an operation – “Hum Bhi hain (We’re there too)”, and a girl cop – Saroj Singh – was given the cost of catching him.
Appearing on an enter that the accused will probably be in Dwarka’s Sector 13 on Saturday, sub-inspector Saroj Singh was advised to take a stroll within the neighbourhood, carrying a heavy gold chain.
“Remainder of the staff had taken cowl. As quickly because the accused approached Saroj Singh whereas attempting to grab the gold chain, the cops got here out to dam his try to flee. The accused began firing. At the moment, the girl cop took out her pistol, shot him within the foot and took the state of affairs below management,” police officer Shankar Chaudhury stated.
22-year-old Arman lives in northwest Delhi’s Jahangirpuri and 25 theft circumstances are filed towards him in neighbouring Gurgaon, officers stated. In Dwarka district, 36 circumstances have been solved together with his arrest, they added.