DELHI : The staff of PS Shaheen Bagh of Southeast Distt. has arrested a desperate criminal Shariq. With his arrest, one country made pistol with a live cartridge has been recovered from his possession.
On 15.01.2022, HC Ravinder and Ct. Harish were on patrolling duty in police station area. During patrolling, they reached near Kabristan. There, the police party noticed a person who started walking in a stealthy manner after seeing the police party. On suspicion, he was asked to stop but he continued to walk in the same manner. The team followed and overpowered him after a short chase. On cursory search, he was found carrying a country made pistol with a live cartridge. On enquiry, he was identified as Shariq s/o Aslam R/o Shaheen Bagh, Delhi age 22 yrs. With his arrest, one country made pistol with a live cartridge has been recovered from his possession. Accordingly, a case FIR No. 33/22 u/s 25/54/59 Arms Act was registered at PS Shaheen Bagh and further investigation was taken up.
On sustained interrogation, accused Shariq disclosed that he is addicted to alcohol and smoking. He used to be a daily wage earner but at present, he was totally unoccupied. So to earn quick money, he started committing crimes to satiate his quest for alcohol and smoking. Today, he came there to rob the pedestrians on gun point but apprehended by the police.