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2 more robbers held in Jalandhar, stolen items recovered

The Model Town police on Thursday arrested two more accomplices of October 3 robbery bid accused Hari Om and Sandeep Kumar, who were nabbed by two college youths Jagdish Singh and Gurpal Singh, as they tried to snatch a bag containing 1.94 lakh from an employee of a security agency near city hospital chowk on Monday.

punjab Updated: Oct 07, 2016 13:54 IST
HT Correspondent
The four accused in police custody in Jalndhar on Thursday.
The four accused in police custody in Jalndhar on Thursday.(Pardeep Pandit/HT Photo)

The Model Town police on Thursday arrested two more accomplices of October 3 robbery bid accused Hari Om and Sandeep Kumar, who were nabbed by two college youths Jagdish Singh and Gurpal Singh, as they tried to snatch a bag containing 1.94 lakh from an employee of a security agency near city hospital chowk on Monday.

They arrested were identified as Gopi and Honey of Katehra Mohalla of the city. The cops also recovered three stolen LCDs, two bikes and sharp-edged weapons from their possession.

In a press release, the police officials said that following interrogation of Hari Om and Sandeep Kumar, both Gopi and Honey were caught from undisclosed locations. The officials added that three more accomplices, Vicky, Money and Sonu were still absconding.

They had committed several snatchings and thefts in the past six months here, police said.

Honey is the kingpin of this gang and all of them have been to jail before.

The cops stated that Honey was also associated with gangster Daljeet Singh Bhana and four of them would be produced in the local courts on Friday.