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Sharpshooter held in Rohini

The police have arrested a sharpshooter who has several cases of contract killings, highway robberies, carjacking, kidnapping and extortion registered against him. HT reports.

delhi Updated: Apr 21, 2012 01:15 IST
HT Correspondent

The police have arrested a sharpshooter who has several cases of contract killings, highway robberies, carjacking, kidnapping and extortion registered against him.


The accused, identified as Sandeep alias Raju, said he is an active member of the 'Sanjay Rathee gang'.

Sandeep was arrested from Rohini Sector-25. "We had a information that Sandeep would come and plan a robbery in Rohini. After identifying him, the police warned him. Instead of surrendering, he took out a loaded country-made pistol," BS Jaiswal, DCP (outer) said.

"He was overpowered after a slight scuffle," he added.

Two live cartridges were also recovered from him.