Ghaziabad: Wanted criminal held after shoot-out in Sahibabad


Police rounded up a criminal indentified as Sanjeev, carrying a reward of Rs 25,000 on his head from Bhopura in Sahibabad area. The criminal was arrested after a shoot-out in which he sustained a bullet injury on his leg as the police returned fire.

As per CO Sahibabad Dr Rakesh Kumar Mishra the criminal was wanted in connection with a murder case of 2017 where he also went to jail previously and had Gangsters Act slapped against him. He had also asked for extortion money from the person who was murdered. One of his accomplices was also arrested, said the police.

A stolen bike and a CMP was also seized from the criminals. reporter