Woman slaps constable, arrested in Mumbai

The incident took place at 10.30 am on Subhash Road.

By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published:September 7, 2016 3:55 am

A woman motorist allegedly assaulted a woman police constable in Vile Parle on Tuesday morning. The woman and her brother, who is accused of intimidating the constable, were arrested. The incident took place at 10.30 am on Subhash Road. According to police, Priyanka Khot had stopped Aarti Patlekar (27), who was riding without a helmet. “The motorist began to argue with the constable and slapped her. She phoned her brother for assistance,” said an officer with Vile Parle police station. Her brother Subhash Patlekar argued with Khot, police said. The duo was charged with criminal intimidation.