3 more arrested in agency manager robbery case

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 Sep 2017 11:45:09


Staff Reporter,

Four miscreants involved in robbery attempt of Rs 5 lakh cash from an agency manager on August 30 at N-1 sector were nabbed by Govindpura police, said Bhopal SP (South) Siddharth Bahuguna while speaking with the mediapersons at police control room on Sunday.

The nabbed accused were identified as Zaid Khan, Syed Aris, Faiz Khan, Yogesh Gaur. One of the accused and mastermind behind the crime Faiz Khan works with the same agency, where the victim works as manager. Zaid and Yogesh worked at Hotel Jannat, while Aris used to run a shop, which was closed.

On the day of the incident, Faiz provided the location of the victim Ravindra Sharma and Zaid and Yogesh intercepted the victim and after the victim stopped the vehicle, Yogesh threw chilli powder in his eyes and they tried to escape, but the victim raised alarm and resisted the miscreants, which alerted the commuters and locals, who nabbed Zaid, while Yogesh managed to escape from the spot.

Police have recovered scooter bearing registration number MP04SM 7221 and a sharp-edged weapon from Faiz Khan and a sharp-edged weapon from Syed Aris. Yogesh was nabbed from Itarsi. Faiz and Aris were nabbed from Habibganj railway crossing and were booked under Section 25 of the Arms Act. Zaid has been booked for theft. Fiaz and Aris were booked under Section 25 of the Arms Act.

The victim works with Shanti Soft Drink agency in industrial area and was on his way to deposit the cash with the bank, but he was chased by the two mobike-borne miscreants to rob the money.