Two youths were arrested by the police on Monday in connection with a ring of purse snatching and loot incidents in the city.
Moti Lal Alias Sonu Nagarchi of Kelwara and Jitendra Acharya Alias Panther of Bedla area were arrested during a road checking held at Sukher police station circle to identify and arrest suspects involved in criminal activitis,said SHO Sukher police station D.P Dadich.
Dadich informated” We were conducting a road check on Monday during which we spotted the suspects,they were stopped and detained on the basis of suspicion,during thier initial questioning thry breakdown and revealed that they were involved in loot and snatching bags and purses from women in the area, they have accepted comminting 7 incidences of purse snatching and loot at Subhagpura,Pulla and Hathipol areas of the city”.
It was also found during the course vof thier questioning that they are hebitual offenders and are use to target padastrian women or those who rome on 2 wheelers.
Both has been booked undet sections of IPC and are under interrogation,SHO Dadich added.