Jamshedpur 3rd Oct 2021: Police have arrested two out of five criminals involved in potato trader Gufran from Mango Munshi locality of East Singhbhum district. The police have arrested two robbers in this case.
During interrogation, both confessed that five people were involved in the robbery.
The arrested accused include Mohammad Raja and Sakimuddin of Kapali.
Senior Superintendent of Police M Tamil Vanan disclosed the success on Saturday.
Police have also recovered a bag, a knife, a torch, a mobile phone, Rs 5040 in cash, two bikes, two caps, and a T-shirt from the accused.
The SSP said that the potato trader was being kept under observation for the last few days.
It is known that Gufran was attacked with a pistol.
Besides this, Rs 1.5 lakh kept in the cash counter were also looted.
The SSP said that the police had received information that the robbers had fled towards the Subarnarekha river after carrying out the robbery. The police team went towards the river for a search. The police saw two suspicious boys. When the police started moving towards them, both of them jumped into the river, but the police managed to catch one. While the other managed to escape.
At the behest of the arrested Mohammad Raja, the police arrested his associate Sakimuddin. Significantly, the CCTV camera footage also had a clear picture of the criminals.