NEW DELHI : The staff of PS Badarpur, South-East District have arrested a gang of Pick pocketers namely (1) Vinod @ Balli, 32 years r/o Khadda Colony, Jaitpur, Delhi (2) Jeetu, 23 years r/o Lal Quan, Pul Prahladpur, Delhi (3) Roshan, 26 years r/o Jaitpur Extn, Delhi (4) Rajesh, 33 years r/o Gautampuri, Delhi. With the arrest of these pick pocketers 108 mobile phones have been recovered and more than 39 cases of pick pocketing and Mobile theft registered in various police stations have been solved.
Team & Investigation
There were incidents of mobile thefts in buses in South-East District. In order to curb the crime and arrest of criminals, a dedicated team of PS Badarpur staff consisting of ASI Rajesh, ASI Bhoop Singh, Ct Amit, Ct Vipin, Ct. Govinda and Ct. Mahendra was constituted under the supervision of Insp. Vijay Pal Dahiya, SHO/Badarpur & Insp. Rajesh Kumar, ATO/Badarpur under overall supervision of Sh. Gursewak Singh, ACP/Badarpur.
On 09.10.2019, the team received a secret information regarding a pick pocketers gang who operates in South-East Delhi. They received specific intelligence that criminals would travel in a TSR in the evening towards Pul Prahladpur from Badarpur on MB Road. The information was further developed and a special vehicle checking picket was put up at MB Road on the carriage way towards Prahladpur. At about 8 PM at MB road picket one TSR was seen coming from Badarpur side towards Pul Prahladpur. Police team signaled the TSR driver to stop the vehicle but rather than slowing down he sped up the TSR hitting the barricading resulting in injury to Ct. Vipin. However, the alert police staff intercepted the TSR at the picket and the 04 occupants of the TSR were overpowered. They were identified as (1) Vinod @ Balli, 32 years r/o Khadda Colony, Jaitpur, Delhi (2) Jeetu, 23 years r/o Lal Quan, Pul Prahladpur, Delhi (3) Roshan, 26 years r/o Jaitpur Extn, Delhi (4) Rajesh, 33 years r/o Gautampuri, Delhi (TSR driver & owner). On cursory search one desi katta and 02 surgical blades each were recovered from Vinod @ Balli and Jeetu respectively and one buttondar knife each was recovered from Roshan and Rajesh. Apart from these 12 stolen Mobile Phones and one TSR No. DL 1RV 0386 used in the commission of crime were also recovered from their possession on the spot. Subsequently, 04 separate cases of Arms Act vide FIR No. 369/19, 370/19, 371/19 & 373/19, U/s 25/54/59 Arms Act & one case vide FIR No.372/19, u/s 186/353/332/34 IPC & 3 PDPP Act were registered at PS Badarpur and investigation was taken up.