Once again 2 notorious mobile snatchers were rounded up by police from near Ravi Hotel at Purana Bus Adda at around 11.55 pm on July 11 after a tip-off. The accused were nabbed by a team of cops from Sihani Gate Police Station. A huge cache of 19 android phones were recovered from their possession, besides a stolen scooty from Kotwali Thana jurisdiction and 2 knives. The accused are namely Abbas alias Ram Janey and Danish. One of their aides Rohit alias Gabbar is absconding.
Both accused told the cops that they used to commit mobile snatchings in Delhi-NCR in Delhi, Noida and Ghaziabad. Their 3 member gang used to commit these thefts in separate bikes and would target lone travelers from who they snatched mobiles and/or wallets.
The accused are history-sheeters with at least 15 known cases registered against their names in police stations of Ghaziabad and Noida alone.