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Rohtak ASI kills constable, shoots self

An assistant sub inspector (ASI) of the Rohtak police shot dead a constable with his service revolver before killing himself on Tuesday. The firing took place at the CIA-1 (crime investigation agency) police station.

punjab Updated: Jan 19, 2016 23:46 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times
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“We do not know how the incident took place. An investigation is going on. The bodies will be sent for a postmortem,” Rohtak superintendent of police (SP) Shashank Anand said.(Representative photo)

An assistant sub inspector (ASI) of the Rohtak police shot dead a constable with his service revolver before killing himself on Tuesday. The firing took place at the CIA-1 (crime investigation agency) police station.

Rohtak superintendent of police (SP) Shashank Anand confirmed the deaths of ASI Rohtash and constable Sanjay. “We do not know how the incident took place. An investigation is going on. The bodies will be sent for a postmortem,” he added.

Soon after the incident, Anand reached the police station to supervise the probe. Though the police remained tight-lipped, sources said the firing took place after a scuffle between the two cops.

First Published: Jan 19, 2016 23:45 IST