Three suspects, who allegedly looted a jewellery shop in Aligarh final week, have been held in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida after an encounter with the police on Wednesday, officers mentioned. The gunfight broke out on a highway resulting in Delhi round four pm when the trio have been en path to the nationwide capital on a bike however have been intercepted at a examine publish arrange by the Sector 39 police station, the officers mentioned.
They have been recognized as Saurabh, Mohit and Rohit, natives of Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh district. They have been injured in the gunfight and have been taken to a hospital for therapy, a police official mentioned.
Speaking on the incident, Noida Police Additional Commissioner Luv Kumar mentioned the suspects have been indentified as Saurabh, Rohit and Mohit, all belong from Aligarh. During interrogation, all three of them admitted to the theft in the Aligarh Jwellery shop. Apart from this, they’ve additionally revealed that every one have been going to Delhi to promote the stolen items.
“The three suspects were arrested after they entered the Goldsmith’s shop in Aligarh. Out of the three, Rohit and Mohit were injured in an encounter near near sector-39 police station. Jewellery, motorcycles and illegal weapons were recoverd from their possession,” Police Commissionerate Noida tweeted.
अलीगढ़ में सुनार की दुकान में घुसकर ज्वेलरी लूटने वाले तीनों बदमाश सौरभ, रोहित व मोहित थाना सेक्टर-39 नोएडा क्षेत्र में पुलिस मुठभेड़ में गोली लगने से घायल होने पर गिरफ्तार, इनके कब्जे से लूटी गयी ज्वेलरी तथा मोटरसाइकिल व अवैध हथियार बरामद। pic.twitter.com/OIeyqrvA1b
— POLICE COMMISSIONERATE NOIDA (@noidapolice) September 16, 2020
“Prima facie, it has emerged that the trio was behind the daylight loot in the jewellery shop in Aligarh on September 11,” the official mentioned.
Police mentioned some stolen objects and three country-made pistols have been recovered from them whereas their two-wheeler has been impounded.
Further particulars and their felony historical past are being regarded into, the police mentioned.
Three males with face masks had entered the jewellery shop in Bannadevi space of Aligarh round 2 pm on September 11.
Later, they held the shop proprietor at gunpoint and looted jewellery value Rs 36 lakh and Rs 50,000 money, based on Aligarh police.
The daylight episode, which was caught in a CCTV digicam, appeared straight out of a movie scene the place the trio had casually entered the shop that already had some prospects. They have been even supplied sanitiser by one of many shopkeepers to scrub their arms, previous the loot in the busy market space.
(With PTI Inputs)