In a chase that resulted in tabbing and gunfire, a policeman from Delhi Police’s ‘Hawk Eye’ group nabbed an alleged snatcher regardless of being injured in Bawana space at this time. The arrested man is accused of 30 counts of snatching, police stated.
Head Constable Chetan and Constable Pradeep had been patrolling the realm in a automotive after they bought info round 10.30 am that “a dangerous snatcher and his accomplice were in the area on a motorcycle, carrying a knife”, Outer Delhi stated. police chief Brijendra Kumar Yadav.
Police noticed the 2 — recognized as Irfan and Rahul, each aged 24 — close to the visitors roundabout in Sector 1 of Bawana. The quantity plates of their bikes had been lined with paper, police stated.
Head Constable Chetan blocks their automotive as they attempt to drive away, and the 2 males fall off their bike. Irshad stabbed Head Constable Chetan on his proper shoulder and tried to run away, police stated. The police first warned him after which shot him within the legs together with his service revolver, police added.
Rahul escapes regardless of being chased by Constable Pradeep. Irshad was overpowered and arrested. He and Rahul are residents of JJ Colony within the space.
The police took the bike and the knife. “Legal action is being taken,” stated Deputy Commissioner of Police Brijendra Yadav. Both Irshad and the policeman had been admitted to a hospital.
“Head Constable Chetan showed exemplary courage. He did not lose his sense of the situation even though he was injured,” the DCP added.