5 held while planning dacoity, arms seized

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 09 Nov 2017 11:24:50


Staff Reporter,

Five miscreants were arrested by Nishatpura police from near a primary school, while they were hatching conspiracy for dacoity on Tuesday night and recovered firearms and sharp-edged weapons from their possession.
CSP (Nishatpura) Lokesh Sinha said that those arrested include Cheena alias Mohd Yunus (22), Nadeem alias Baccha (24), Ammu alias Aamir (23), Shanu alias Shairaj (25) and Aamir Khan (24).

All the arrested accused are habitual offenders and hold past criminal record against them. Their arrest was made by police on Tuesday night based on tip-off that the armed accused were planning dacoity in a house located in Sanjeev Nagar area. The police personnel raided the spot and arrested all the accused and recovered a country-made pistol, two live cartridges, one sword and two knifes from their possession Subsequently, all the arrested accused were brought to the police station, where a case under sections 399 and 402 of the IPC and sections 25 and 27 Arms Act were registered against them.