Police team attacked in Saharanpur, two constables injured

A police team attacked when they had gone to arrest the accused of a robbery, in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, leaving two constables injured.

By: PTI | Saharanpur | Updated: June 4, 2016 4:18 pm
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Two constables were on Saturday injured when a group of people attacked a police team which had gone to arrest a robbery accused in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh.

“The police team was attacked by Azad and his associates when they had gone to arrest his brother Sajid in connection with the robbery case,” Superintendent of Police, Jagdish Sharma said.

The attackers also damaged a police vehicle and injured two police constables, identified as Amardeep and Nitin, he
said. Sajid along with his associates had allegedly robbed businessmen of Rs 1.70 lakh yesterday, the SP said.

The Station House Officer of Deoband, UP, “reached the spot after receiving information about the attack,” Sharma said, “Sajid and Azad were arrested.”

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