Robber held after brief encounter
NEW DELHI: Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested one desperate Snatcher cum Robber wanted in a case of firing upon police persons in the area of Kotwali.
One country-made pistol and two live and one fired cartridges have been recovered from his possession when he was coming to Bhairo Mandir Pragati Maidan for any criminal activity.
Accused Dharmender was signed to stop on July 3 at Bhairo Mandir Pragati Maidan but he accelerated his scooty when his scooty was interrupted he hit his scooty in police team's vehicle and tried to escape after opening fire upon the police team. After a chase team overpowered him
During interrogation, he disclosed that he went jail 1st time in the year 2006 in a motorcycle theft case.
After that, he remained in jail for eight years in a murder case since 2008 to 2016 where he met with Tanish and Sammi.
After coming out from jail in the year 2016 he started snatching and committing robberies with his associates.
On June 3 evening he along with his associates Tanish, Ajay and Raju opened fire upon police persons when they were stopped for checking.