4 members of gang of thieves arrested

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Sep 2018 11:03:49


Staff Reporter,

GORAKHPUR police succeeded in apprehending four members of a gang of thieves involved in several theft incidents and recovered five mobile handsets and jewellery worth Rs 1.5 lakh from them. The accused have been identified as Salman Ali (19), son of Aziz Ali, Deepak Raikwar (19), son of Hariom Raikwar, Adesh Rajput (21), son of Pradeep Rajpur and Deepak Choudhary (23), son of Bittu Choudhary, residents of Mandwa Basti, Rampur in Gorakhpur. Additional Superintendent of Police (City) Rajesh Tripathi informed that during a special campaign to check increasing theft incidents, Gorakhpur police received information about some suspects.

Taking prompt action on the information, police team led by SHO of Gorakhpur police station, Sandeep Ayachi started a search and raided a flat in Mandwa Basti. In the raid, police succeeded in trapping four men Salman Ali, Deepak Raikwar, Adesh Rajput and Deepak Choudhary. Police team recovered five mobile handsets and stolen jewellery worth Rs 1.5 lakh. During interrogation, the accused revealed several theft incidents in different areas. The accused were apprehended with active efforts of police team comprising Rampur Sub-Police station, In-charge, Hemant Yadav and Constable Rajesh.