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Youth arrested for stealing AK-47 from cop's quarter

india Updated: Nov 23, 2013 17:09 IST
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A youth has been arrested for allegedly stealing arms and ammunition from the residential quarter of a police constable in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Talib Hussain was arrested yesterday for stealing an AK-47 rifle, one magazine and 30 rounds from the residential quarter of police constable Rajinder Singh, on the intervening night of November 20 and 21, a police officer said.

Police have also recovered the stolen arms and ammunition from a drain near Lakhanpur. Further interrogation of the accused is on to ascertain his links, he said.

Meanwhile, the constable has been suspended for dereliction of duty, official said.