Delhi: Special Staff East District busts gang of chain snatchers; 2 held


Special Staff East District has busted a gang of snatchers active in Delhi & Noida with the arrest of 2 persons. The arrested persons are Raushan Kumar Chaudhary, s/o Nirmal Kumar Chaudhary, r/o Khora,  Ghaziabad, UP, age 24 years; and, Abhinay alias Nanu s/o Ram Pratap r/o Khora Colony, Ghaziabad, UP, age 23 years.  

On Dec. 17, 2020, complainant who lives in Old Kondli, New Delhi reported that while he was walking near Red Fox Hotel Road Near District. Park, Mayur Vihar Ph-III, New Delhi, two boys came on a motorcycle bearing HR-51 number plate and snatched his mobile phone and fled away from the spot. Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 538/20 u/s 356/379/34 IPC was registered at New Ashok Nagar police station and investigation was taken up.

A team of Special Staff, East District comprising of Insp. Satendra Khari, I/C Special Staff East District, ASIs Amit Kumar, Pramod, HC Talim & CT Sanoj started working on the case. The team analyzed the CCTV footages, activated the local informers and scrutinized Jail/ Bail released criminals. Concerted efforts of the team yielded result when specific information was received by Special Staff East about two criminals having an Apache motorcycle bearing HR-51 number. The information was further developed and finally the accused persons were apprehended.