Delhi: Special Staff, SW Dist. arrests 2 notorious thieves


A Special Staff South West District team has arrested two notorious armed inter-state battery thieves namely Aftab Malik s/o Saidudin r/o B-27, Joshi Colony, Mandawali, New Delhi, 28, and Shan E Aalam s/o Mukin Ahmed r/o F-291, Gali No. 10, Bhagirathi Vihar, Gokul Puri, New Delhi, 22 years, who were operating in Delhi and NCR. With their arrest one Hyundai Santro car used in commission of crime, 56 stolen battries and one country made pistol alongwith on live cartridge recovered from thier possession.

All the police teams were deployed in the jurisdiction of South West District to collect various CCTV footages. On the basis of these footages, a Santro car bearing registration number DL-1CS-2126 was spotted as suspicious. The teams collected information about the ownership of the vehicle and developed further information regarding the matter.

A trap was laid to nab the accused persons near Shakuntala Hospital, Braham Puri, Sagarpur. Both the accused persons were nabbed by the team after a brief chase. reporter