Miscreant held with country-made revolver loaded with live cartridge

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Jan 2018 11:06:46


Staff Reporter,

Continuing a special campaign against anti-social elements, Adhartal police have nabbed a miscreant and seized a country-made revolver loaded with a live cartridge at Maharajpur Tiraha in the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. The accused has been identified as Shubham Mishra (21), a resident of Suman Nagar in Ricchai, Adhartal.

SHO of Adhartal police station, Vipin Tamrakar informed that during the special campaign police received information about a suspected man who was sight threatening the residents with a revolver. Acting promptly on the information, police team started a search and succeeded in apprehending the accused and seized a country-made revolver loaded with a live cartridge from him.

In further investigations, police learnt that Shubham Mishra is a habitual criminal and already booked in more than 18 sensitive crime cases of attempting murder, illegal recovery of money, stabbing etc at different police stations. Adhartal police have registered a case against the accused under section 25 of Arms Act while further investigations are underway.