Two miscreants arrested in police encounter, one shot in the leg

Advertisement Ghaziabad. Two chain robbers running away after robbing a gold chain from the woman’s neck have been arrested by the police during an encounter last night. One miscreant was injured by police bullets, who was admitted to the hospital. Police have recovered a pistol, a gold chain and a motorcycle from the possession of
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Two miscreants arrested in police encounter, one shot in the leg

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Ghaziabad. Two chain robbers running away after robbing a gold chain from the woman’s neck have been arrested by the police during an encounter last night. One miscreant was injured by police bullets, who was admitted to the hospital. Police have recovered a pistol, a gold chain and a motorcycle from the possession of the miscreants.

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Superintendent of Police, Nagar (II) Gyanendra Singh said on Saturday morning that two miscreants on a motorcycle had escaped after looting a chain from the neck of a woman in Indirapuram area late in the night. On receiving the information, the police took action and launched a checking operation. During this, the outpost in-charge was checking near the Kanavani canal, when two people on a motorcycle passed by, whose condition was suspicious.

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When the police signaled them to stop, they did not stop but instead started running the motorcycle at high speed. The police chased them and surrounded them at a distance. Seeing themselves surrounded, the miscreants started firing on the police. The police also retaliated by firing, in which one of the miscreants was shot in the leg and he fell there, which was caught by the police. Along with this, the police also caught the second miscreant.

Gyanendra Singh told that during interrogation, the miscreants gave their names as Jitendra alias Jeetu and Salman. Jitendra alias Jeetu is a resident of Trilokpuri Delhi and Salman Sangam Vihar Delhi. Criminal cases are registered against both of them in areas like Delhi, Ghaziabad, Noida, Loni etc. It is a vicious chain snatcher, he is being questioned further.

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