A 35-year-old Mewat-based felony was arrested on Thursday in an space close to southeast Delhi’s Sarita Vihar after a quick trade of fireside, police stated.
The accused has been recognized as Shahid alias Rafiq alias Abdul, a resident of Nuh district in Haryana, they stated.
He was arrested round 9.20 pm on Thursday close to Sarita Vihar. One semi-automatic pistol with six cartridges and 4 empty shells had been recovered from the accused, a senior police officer stated.
In accordance with police, they acquired info that Shahid was coming to Sarita Vihar space to bask in crime between 9 pm to 10 pm on Thursday, following which police laid a entice.
Shahid was noticed approaching a motorcycle round 9.15 pm. He was cornered and requested to give up, however the accused whipped out his pistol and fired on the police personnel, the officer additional stated.
Police additionally fired by which Shahid obtained injured in his leg. He was rushed to Safdarjung hospital the place he’s present process therapy. A complete of seven rounds had been fired — 4 by Shahid and three by the police, they stated.
Shahid is a member of a Mewat-based gang of criminals, police stated.
He was concerned in additional than 40 felony circumstances, together with homicide, try and homicide, kidnapping, dacoity, assault on police, Arms Act, in Delhi, Haryana, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Hyderabad, Assam and so on., they stated.
He had a reward of Rs 25,000 from UP Police for any info resulting in his arrest, police added.