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Chandigarh Police achieved success by cracking a snatching case within a short span of 8-10 hours with the arrest of 03 accused by a special team of Police Station-36 Chandigarh.
On 26/03/21, an incident of snatching a mobile phone at Vill. Kajheri, Chandigarh was reported in the police station. Complainant Kiran D/o Gajender Singh R/o # 620, Vill.bKajheri, Sec 52 Chd. reported that while she was returning to her home from her job at Fortis Hospital Mohali and reached near 66 KV Power Station Kajheri, meantime two Activa borne miscreants snatched her Red-Mi Note 5 mobile phone and fled away immediately. Accordingly, a case FIR No. FIR No. 58 dt. 26.3.21 u/s 379A IPC was registered.
The special team of PS-36 made sincere efforts and did a commendable job and within a short span, they nabbed 03 accused namely Mutunjay S/o Dhanur Dhari R/o H NO 2319/3, Small Flats Maloya, Chd Age 20 yrs, Usman S/o Mohd. Islam R/o H No 2329/2, Small Flats Maloya, Chd Age 20 yrs & Ravi S/o Ram Nayan R/o H No 2089, Small Flats MaloyaChd Age 19 yrs. and recovered the snatched mobile phones from their possession.
They were thoroughly interrogated who admitted that they have also committed the same crimes in the last year also and snatched mobile phones from near CFSL Sector 36 and Dividing road Sector 52/53. In this regard, Case FIR No. 164dt.21.8.20 u/s 379A, 34 IPC PS-36, FIR No. 215 dt. 19.11.2020 u/s 379A IPC, PS-36, Chd were found registered respectively.
With the arrest of accused Case FIR no. 164dt.21.8.20 u/s 379A, 34 IPC PS-36, FIR No. 215 dt. 19.11.2020 u/s 379A IPC, PS-36, Chd & FIR No. 58 dt. 26.3.21 u/s 379A IPC have been worked out and 03 snatched mobile phones have been recovered from their possession.
Interrogation & Modus Oprandi:-
During interrogation, the accused disclosed that they are drug addicted and chain-smokers. They are doing the crime to get easy money for purchasing the drugs and to fulfill their needs.
Previous criminal record –
- FIR No. 102 dt. 26.4.20 u/s 147,148,149,188,323,324,506 Added 326 IPC PS-36
- FIR No. 74 dt. 2.7.19 u/s 379 added 411 IPC PS-49, Chd
- 03 mobile phones from different companies. (01-Vivo, 01-Red-MI & 01-Nokia)
Today, all 03 accused produced before the Hon’ble Court and sent to judicial custody.