Police arrest notorious criminal from Jammu



Jammu: Police in Jammu arrested a ‘notorious’ criminal today.

A police official said that a police party from police station Bahu Fort while on patrolling duty near Bahu Plaza and Rail Head complex area rounded up a suspect who tried to flee away on seeing police party.

Upon search, a pistol was recovered from his possession. Police said the arrested man is a notorious criminal who has been identified as  Sumeshwar Singh Jamwal alias Vicky alias Raja, a resident of Bantalab Lower Thathar area of Jammu.

Police said that a formal case has been registered against the accused under relevant sections of law and during further questioning accused revealed that he has brought around 8/10 country made pistols from outside Jammu and Kashmir.

It is pertinent to mention that accused was a notorious criminal and was earlier also arrested under NDPS Act for his involvement in drug trafficking. (KNT)




Neyaz Elahi

Neyaz Elahi, who switched from Electronic to Print Media is a Kashmir based Accredited Journalist who has written extensively on Kashmir for local, national and international web portals. He is currently associated with Srinagar based News Agency Kashmir News Trust (KNT).

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