The sleuths of AATS/Dwarka District have arrested one dreaded criminal Raj Kumar alias Tinku, resident of Jai Vihar Phase-1, Dichaun Kalan, Najafgarh, Delhi, 36 yrs after one loaded pistol was recovered from his possession during his frisking by the police staff near Khedi Baba Pul, near Chhath Puja Park, Vipin Garden, Uttam Nagar, New Delhi on June 21. A case dated June 21 U/s 25 Arms Act has been registered at Mohan Garden Police Station in this connection.
The arrested accused Raj Kumar is a dreaded criminal who has several previous criminal involvements in cases like murder, attempt to murder, robbery, car-jacking, Excise Act, among such in Delhi, Haryana and UP. He has been arrested in these cases earlier too and lodged in jail but was released on bail.
The wife of accused Raj Kumar left him in January, 2020 due to marital discord. He suspected a person responsible for strained relations and planned to eliminate the man and roped in his associates. Weapons were procured and a Swift Dezire car was robbed at gunpoint from Rohtak for transportation. Before execution of plan, associates of Raj Kumar quarreled among themselves and of them Juggu was murdered at the rented accommodation of Rajkumar on February 15 at PS Najafgarh area.
Sandeep and Pardeep were arrested in the murder case of Jaggu but Raj Kumar and his other associates absconded and were waiting for a suitable time and place to commit murder of their target. To execute the plan, Raj Kumar was going to meet one of his associates in Vipin Garden, when he was apprehended by the police.