Police said the incident took place around 10.30 pm Thursday after police received a tip-off. The group managed to flee the spot in the confusion that ensued and are yet to be arrested. The alleged altercation was captured on video.
“The inmate, Tarif, said when he was near OPD number 4, a resident of Bubalheri village in Nuh slipped him the phone and told him to give it to another resident of his village lodged at the jail,” said Subhash Boken, PRO of Gurgaon Police.
“During initial questioning, the accused said he committed the crime without any reason, and confessed his involvement in four other cases,” said Boken, adding that he was known to get into fights with security personnel at Ambience Mall and other places.