The team of Special Staff of Central District has apprehended one receiver of snatched/stolen mobile phones namely Sabuddin aged 27 years from Kasba Bachraiyu, Mohalla Chaudhariyan, Fakirowali Masjid, Amroha (UP) and recovered eight snatched/stolen mobile phones from his possession. Thus four cases of snatching and three cases of theft have been solved.
TEAM & OPERATION
To curb the recent spurt in snatching and theft cases, a team of special staff led by Inspector Lalit Kumar, I/C Special Staff comprising of SI Gajender, under the supervision of Sh. O.P. Lekhwal, ACP/Operation, Central District, Delhi was formed. The team collected intelligence in the area and gathered information.
On 08.08.2020, secret information was received to HC Santosh that one person namely Sabuddin having stolen mobile phone would come in Pahar Ganj to sell off the stolen mobile phones. Acting upon the information the team laid a trap near Indian Bank, Chelmsford Road, Paharganj, Delhi. At about 7:30 PM, one person came and started waiting for someone near Indian Bank. After waiting 20 minutes he started going back but the alert team was noticing his movements. Meanwhile, on seeing police team, he tried to run away but the team managed to overpower and apprehended him. He was identified as Sabuddin, aged 27 years. On his cursory search, eight mobile phones were recovered from his possession.
During interrogation, he disclosed that he purchased these mobile phones from different persons namely Fasil they are involved in snatching/stealing in different part of Delhi.
On verification, it was revealed that these mobile phones were snatched/stolen from different areas of Central and Shahadra District. Subsequently, he has been arrested under section 41.1(d) CrPC PS: Paharganj.
1. Eight snatched/stolen mobile phones.