A 27-year-old man was arrested for stealing and attempting to flee with a hoop from a jewelry retailer in Delhi’s Connaught Place space, the police mentioned.
The incident occurred at the moment when a person entered a Tanishq retailer and began inquiring about completely different jewelry objects from an worker, Delhi deputy commissioner of police Deepak Yadav mentioned.
The employees on the retailer received suspicious of his behaviour and knowledgeable the police, following which a constable reached the spot.
The person then tried to flee from the shop with a hoop however was chased down by the constable and caught, the police mentioned.
The accused has been recognized as Praveen and is a civil companies aspirant. He’s a resident of Rohtak in Haryana, the police added.
The entire incident was captured on CCTV cameras contained in the showroom.
A video from the CCTV footage confirmed the accused carrying a masks and sitting throughout the counter jewelry and speaking to a salesman. He’s then seen selecting up a hoop when the salesperson leaves the counter for a while and protecting it inside his jacket pocket.
The footage additionally confirmed a cop later chasing and catching the person outdoors the showroom as quickly as he tries to run away.