A 21-year-old man, who allegedly robbed two males in North West Delhi’s Rohini at gunpoint, landed in hassle when he posted a photograph of himself in Shimla on a social media web site. Police discovered the picture and arrested him Thursday.
In accordance with police, on September 23, the accused, Shubham, together with two of his associates, robbed two males in Rohini Sector three to finance a visit to Shimla.
The complainant within the case, Mohit Singh, had claimed that the lads robbed him of Rs 27,000 and fled.
Singh mentioned, “I was closing my shop around 9.30 pm when three men attacked me. They brandished a gun and threatened me… one of them was standing outside the shop. They beat us and stole Rs 1,500 from my wallet and Rs 23,000 from my uncle. They then entered the shop and took Rs 2,500 from the locker. They then left on their bikes.”
Police mentioned one of many accused was arrested quickly after the incident. Shubham, nonetheless, managed to go on a visit to Shimla together with his mates.
“We had identified him and were looking for him when he uploaded his photo on Facebook. We deployed a team and Shubham was arrested from a market in Shimla Thursday. The matter is being investigated. Efforts are on to nab the third accused in the case as well,” mentioned S D Mishra, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Rohini).
A case has been registered towards the accused towards related sections of the IPC and Arms Act, mentioned police.
In accordance with police, Shubham has been concerned in a number of circumstances of theft.