Pachpaoli cops bust gang of dacoits

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 17 Apr 2018 14:18:52


Staff Reporter,

Prompt action by the Pachpaoli police resulted in the busting of a notorious criminal gang comprising five offenders and prevention of their attempts to commit dacoity on Sunday.

The accused are identified as Suraj alias Watya Tikaram Dhapodkar (23), a resident of Old Mangalwari, Lakadganj; Satish Manohar Gondare (42), a resident near Kashibai temple, Sweeper Mohalla; Ram Shailesh Dhuriya (21), a resident of Ganjipeth, Bajeiya; Akshay Manoj Kamble (19), a resident of Bhankheda; Shubham Chandrashekhar Wankhede (22), a resident of Ganjipeth.

Staff of the police station nabbed the criminals from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Garaden when they were in planning to commit a dacoity at 1.25 am. The police have seized sharp-weapons, chili powder, road and two motorcycles from their possession. A police officer said, accused Suraj Dhapodkar is externed goon from the Nagpur District. The accused have been booked under Sections 399, 402 of Indian Penal Code read with Sub-section 4, 25 of Arms Act and 135, 142 of Mumbai Police Act.