Robbery bid at petrol pump foiled, 5 held

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Jun 2018 10:30:27


Staff Reporter

PARWALIA police claimed to have foiled a robbery bid after arresting five armed miscreants from near Sheetal City Colony late on Thursday night while they were planning to commit the crime at a petrol pump and recovered two country-made pistols, two live cartridges and two bikes from their possession on Thursday. A police team rushed to the spot after receiving information of miscreants planning crime near Sheetal City colony late in the night. Police recovered country made pistol, two live cartridges and one motorbike from the accused identified as Bablu (22), Deepesh (20), Bhagwan Singh (40), Lakhan (20) and Preetam Singh (24). The accused confessed that they were planning dacoity at a petrol pump near Kushwaha Dhaba late in the night. Police have registered a case under Sections 399 and 402 of the Indian Penal Code and Sections 25 and 27 of the Arms Act.