Two women thieves arrested for pick pocketing
New Delhi: Two female thieves who robbed a US returned NRI who was on his way home were arrested by police near Minto Bridge.
The accused were identified as Pooja (30) and Rukmani (25).
According to police on Friday ,the complainant Balji Bagda came to police station at New Delhi Railway Station and stated that he was getting down on foot over bridge towards platform number one waiting hall of the station, when someone stole his small black colour purse containing his passport, US green card, etc.
Police claimed that both the accused were carrying their baby with them. Initially, they denied of having any knowledge but after sustained interrogation, they admitted their crime and the stolen items were recovered from them.
"They were facing hardship in meeting the basic needs so Pooja started to pick pocketing. After some time, Rukmani also joined," a police official said.