Published On : Tue, Dec 10th, 2013

Crime branch arrests youth possessing pistol along with supplier of arms

Nagpur New : Tipping off the secret sources, crime branch senior police inspector Madhao Giri and his team has nabbed a 26-year-old youth for allegedly possessing a pistol and cartridge with him.

Accused, Shailesh Yadav alias Pappu, a resident of Chandan Nagar, has been booked at Ganeshpeth police under arms act. Police informed that he is a notorious criminal involved in many major crimes and armed robbery in the city.

During interrogation Yadav has also confessed of stealing motorbikes from different areas of the city. Cops have recovered three stolen bikes and a laptop from him.

During questioning, Yadav spilled the beans that he had bought the pistol and cartridge from Ganjipeth resident Salim Khan Mustafa Khan. Giri and his team immediately arrested the seller Salim Khan Mustafa Khan.