The police team of PS Malviya Nagar, South District arrested one sharpshooter cum extortionist of notorious ‘Rohit Chaudhary Gang’ namely Aash Mohammad alias Ashu, age 23 years, and a resident of Sangam Vihar, New Delhi and one country made pistol along with two live cartridges have been recovered from his possession.
On the intervening night of January 14/15 at about 12.30 hrs, a PCR call was received regarding incident of firing at Juice Wali Gali, Khirki Extension, Malviya Nagar. Immediately, local police from PS Malviya Nagar reached the spot and met the complainant Wasim Ali who reported that he is engaged in the business of building construction. He along with his partners were constructing a floor in a building at Khirki Extension. On January 11 he received a call over his mobile phone in which the caller had introduced himself as Ashu and demanded a share in the building which they were constructing. When he raised objection, he threatened that he will kill them and will get his building demolished. He further reported on the intervening night of 14/15.01.18 at about 11.50 pm, while he alongwith his partner Samsher Ali were standing in a street at Khirki Extension, one Imran and Ashu riding on a scooty came there and manhandled them by saying that “हमे flat मे हिस्सा दोगे या नहीं”. When he objected them, Imran and Ashu took out pistols and fired at him and fled away from the spot. In this regard, a case was registered at PS Malviya Nagar and investigation was taken up.
The cops came to know that Ashu who had threatened the complainant, is a sharpshooter of Rohit Chaudhary Gang and has previously involved in two criminal cases of PS Sangam Vihar.
On Jan. 16, specific input was developed by HC Mukesh Kumar that accused Aash Mohammad will come to meet co-accused Imran in Satpula Park, Malviya Nagar. On receipt of this information, the police team swung into action and a trap was laid at and around Satpula Park and after a firm chase, accused Aash Mohd was arrested and a country made pistol along with two live cartridges were recovered from his possession.
During interrogation, accused disclosed that he was in Tihar Jail in an attempt to murder case of PS Sangam Vihar from November 2015 and was released on bail in the month of November, 2017. During judicial custody, he came in contact with Rohit Chaudhary, a notorious criminal and joined him as a member of his gang. On being released from the jail, he usually visited Hauz Rani and Khirki Extension area to extort money from the local builders in the name of ‘Rohit Chaudhary’.