Three males had been arrested for allegedly stealing a carrier pistol and are living cartridges belonging to a Delhi Police constable from south Delhi’s Munirka house, officers mentioned on Sunday.
The accused had deliberate to first thieve the pistol after which rob a jeweller in Karol Bagh, they mentioned.
They were known as Atul Bhardwaj (20), a resident of Vasant Vihar, Vipin Sharma (32) and Vishal (23), each citizens of Sangam Vihar, police mentioned.
On Tuesday, a case was once registered at Kishan Garh police station after a Delhi Police constable Rajesh Kumar lodged a grievance, announcing he was once deployed because the Personal Security Officer (PSO) of a person named Devender Kumar in Chirag Delhi, a senior police officer mentioned.
After completing his accountability, he got here again to his place of abode in Munirka village in conjunction with his 9MM carrier pistol, mag and 10 are living cartridges.
On Tuesday evening, the pistol in conjunction with the cartridges had been stolen from his place of abode, the officer mentioned.
Police won knowledge that one of the most criminals who was once concerned within the robbery was once making plans to rob a jeweller in Karol Bagh house along with his accomplices, police mentioned.
“On Friday night, Bhardwaj was apprehended with one country-made pistol, two live cartridges and one stolen scooter. He had come to scout the area outside the jeweller’s shop in Karol Bagh,” Deputy Commissioner of Police (central) Sanjay Bhatia mentioned.
During interrogation, it was once published that Atul in conjunction with his two accomplices, Vipin and Vishal, now not best stole the carrier pistol of the constable, however they had been additionally curious about quite a lot of different offences, the DCP mentioned.
It was once additionally published that every one 3 of them had deliberate to rob the jeweller in Karol Bagh house. Atul had come to watch where at the directions of Vipin and Vishal, Mr Bhatia mentioned.
Based on knowledge supplied by way of Atul, each Vipin and Vishal had been arrested and the carrier pistol of the Delhi Police constable in conjunction with its mag and ten are living cartridges had been additionally recovered, police added.