An inter-district wanted criminal carrying Rs 5,000 reward on his head was held by a joint effort of SWAT Team, Hapur and cops of Babugarh Police Station. The accused Naveen alias Praveen alias Netaji was wanted in connection with a case in which he had around 3 months’ back looted a pick-up van ferrying milk from near village Kaniya along with his accomplices. The Apache bike used in crime and a pistol was seized from his possession. Naveen is a history-sheeter of Meerut and has at least 18 criminal cases against his name across various police stations in Meerut, Bulandshahar, Aligarh, Bijnor and Hapur.
He has been booked under Arms Act.