Two persons have been arrested by the police for allegedly snatching a woman’s purse in Hajareshwar Colony on Udaipur on 11.5.19,police said on Sunday.
The accused identified as Shahrukh Khan alias Akash (19) resident of Mastan Baba Colony and Alfej alias Ajmeri (18) resident of Amar Nagar, Mullatalai were arrested by Hathipol police on Sunday for allegedly snatching a bag from a woman on 11.5.19,Sp Kailash Chandra Bishnoi said.
Bishnoi said that complainant Anusoiya Yadav (34) a resident of Krishnapura area informed them that she was on her way to M.B hospital from her house when suddenly two bike borne accused approached her,snatched her bag and fled away,her bag contains her mobile phone,Mangalsutra(Gold) ,ATM Card along with its password.
Following the complaint the CCTv footages were obtained and the investigation was initiated.
The duo of accused were later identified and raids were conducted in various areas of the city after which the accused were arrested,Sp Bishnoi added.
During the interrogation the accused accepted commiting various similar incidences of targeting women and snatching thier bags including one at Udiapol near Central Jail on 19.5.19,similarlly they targeted a woman at Bhopalpura on 14.5.19 and another woman at Hathipol area on 20.4.19.
They also revealed that the bike that using to commit the crime was also stolen by them recently, they were booked under several sections of IPC and are still under police interrogation, SP said.
It was when police was in a lookout for both the accused that suddenly the sources informed the SHO Hathipol police station Adarsh Kumar about 2 suspects roaming kn nearby areas of the M.B hospital on a motor bike, the police swang in action and a hunt was launched on Sunday and the accused were arrested after a small chase,their bike was seized and they were transported to the police station for questioning,Sp added further.