Indirapuram cops of Ghaziabad have arrested 5 persons for allegedly carrying out loot from a milk dairy collection agent at Vasundhara Sec 14 on Oct 16. The five were arrested from a nursery near Vasundhara red light along with a scooty and a bike without a number plate. At least Rs 3.5 lakhs of looted cash was also recovered from their possession.
The police informed that the accused were also involved in the loot at toll plaza of Eastern Peripheral Expressway at Muradnagar and were further planning their next heist when they were apprehended. The accused had a strong network of informers who used to tip them off on possible targets of loot, especially those carrying huge amounts of cash, said the police. In the Vasundhara loot also the accused had carried out the loot after a tip-off from Sokendra—one of the accused.
Two pistols, one country-made gun, one knife and the scooty & the bike used to commit crime were seized from the offenders.
The accused are namely Kapil Mavi, Sanjiv alias Sanju, Rohit alias Dala, Sandeep Kumar Jatav and Sokendra,
The police team that rounded up the accused comprised Inspector Mahendra Singh, SIs Narpal Singh & Izhar Ali and other cops from Indirapuram Police Station.