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Jalandhar (Rural) Police busted inter-state liquor vends gang, Four held with Pistol

Punjab Tribune Bureau | January 20, 2020 04:29 PM

JALANDHAR: Bhogpur Police have busted an interstate gang, specialized in looting petrol pumps and liquor vends. Four accused have been arrested and one pistol 7.65 mm, one toy pistol and swift car have been recovered.

 

According to a release issued here today, Sarabjit Singh Bahia, PPS SP/Investigation, Jalandhar (Rural) intimated that on 21-12-2019, at about 07:30 PM, on the petrol pump of Sandeep Sagar, a resident of B-36/101, Mohallarit Vihar, PS City Kapurthala, said five youthcame in a white colour Swift Car and looted an amount of Rs. 17,000/- on gunpoint from the employees of the Petrol Pump. In this regard case FIR No. 233 under section 379-B/395 IPC was registered in PS Bhogpur,

 

 

During nakabandi, SI Jarnail Singh, SHO PS Bhogpur alongwith police party was present at Bus Stand Tandi, Bhogpur to Bholath Road and was conducting checking of suspicious persons and vehicles.  One Swift Car was spotted coming from village Tandi side, which was intercepted.  The driver of the car revelaed his identity as Pritpal  Singh @ Laddi, resident of Kandhala Guru, PS Bhogpur whereas the person sitting on the adjoining seat of the driver revelaed his identity as Amanpreet Singh resident of village Ghorawahi, Bhogpur. 

 

The persons sitting on the back seat were identified as Jasjit Singh @ Jassi & Jasvir Singh both resident of Village Garhi Bakhsha.  The checking of the intercepted persons was conducted upon which one Licensee Pistol 7.65 MM was recovered from Amanpreet Singh, one Toy Pistol from jasvir Singh nad one Datar from Jasjit Singh. 

 

All the accused were arrested in the abovementioned case. During the investigation they revealed that on 22-12-2019, they looted an amount of Rs. 28,000/- and mobile phone at Sekhri Petrol Pump, Kartarpur,  Rs. 3,000/- at Hazara Petrol Pump, Rs. 6,900/- from a liquor vend at Talwara-Hoshiarpur Road in the month of October -2019, opened firing at a liquor vend in village Alampur, PS Dasuya, district Hoshiarpur and looted Rs. 1,700/- and 02 cases of liquor and Rs. 22,000/- at Petrol Pump, Adda Sakrala, PS Garhdiwal, Hoshiarpur. 

 

In the month of December-2019, the said gang looted Rs. 38,000/- from Khadiala Sainian Petrol Pump and in the month of January-2020 they looted Rs. 13,000/- from a petrol pump at village Kangmai Raj, PS hariana, district Hoshiarpur.  A deep probe is being conducted and more revealations are yet to be expected.

 

Cases traced

Case FIR No. 233 dated 22-12-2019 u/s 379-B, 395/34 IPC, PS Bhogpur, Jalandhar (R)

Case FIR No. 202 dated 22-12-2019 u/s 379-B/34 IPC, PS Kartarpur, Jalandhar (R)

Case FIR No. 77 dated 22-12-2019 u/s 379-B/34 IPC, PS patara, Jalandhar (R)

Case FIR No. 04 dated 14-01-2020 u/s 379-B IPC, 25 Arms Act, PS Hariana, Hoshiarpur

Case FIR No. 181 dated 13-12-2019 u/s 379-B IPC, 25 Arms Act, PS Bulowal, HPR

Case FIR No. 168 dated 01-11-2019 u/s 395 IPC, PS Dasuya, Hoshiarpur

Case FIR No. 65 dated 01-11-2019 u/s 397/34 IPC, PS Garhdiwal, Hoshiarpur

Case FIR No. 76 dated 30-10-2019 u/s 392/34 IPC, PS Talwara, Hoshiarpur

 

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