Published On : Sat, Feb 7th, 2015

Muggers who looted young girl arrested

Nagpur: In another case of mugging which occurred on February 6, 2015, between 2:30 pm to 3:10 pm, when the victim a 19-year-old girl was going on her bicycle, two accused came from the rear and snatched the shoulder bag.

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According to police sources, the victim Neelam Gyaneshwar Rokde aged 19 years and a resident of Plot No 62, Near Shiv Shakti Mandir was going on her bicycle. At around 2:30 pm to 3:10 pm, on public road, near Rammanohar Lohia Library, the two accused identified as 1) Shubham Bhimsen Gaikwad aged 22 years and a resident of Barse Nagar and 2) Prakash Ramchandra Gaur aged 21 years and a resident of Panchpaoli Thakargram came from the rear and snatched the shoulder black coloured-bag hung on her shoulders. The bag contained a Silver Ring, Mobile Phone and Cash of Rs 150/- collectively worth Rs 2450/-.

On the basis of the complaint lodged by the victim, Police Sub Inspector Gaikwad of Panchpaoli Police Station registered a case under sections 392 and 34 of Indian Penal Code and started his investigation. He soon succeeded in apprehending the accused too.