Two notorious chain cum mobile snatchers were arrested by a team of Indirapuram Police Station from Budh Chowk area in Vasundhara. The police team comprised SHO Sachin Malik, SI Anang Pal Rathi, SI Arvind Sharma, SI Yatendra Singh and others. The accused used a high-speed bike that was used in commission of crime, wherein after the act of snatching the accused would speedily escape from the spot. When anyone tried to intercept or chase them they used to threaten the person with a gun and make good their escape. This modus operandi made it difficult to recognize and trace them.
The accused were active in NCR cities and had admitted to have committed at least a dozen plus snatchings in NCR, especially under areas falling under Indirapuram Police Station, said the police.
The accused are namely Rizwan alias Mota, hailing from Bulandshahar but presently a resident of New Hindon Vihar, Arthala, Ghaziabad; and, Rizwan from Buladshahar but presently a resident of Jassepura locality in Ghaziabad.
The accused have at leat 8 cases registered against them in which 7 are at Indirapuram Police Station while one is registered in Crime Branch, Ghaziabad.
The police recovered Rs 14,400 cash (looted), one gold chain, one stolen Pulsar bike and 2 country-made pistols with 3 live rounds.