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Two men arrested for posing as cop and bank officer to demand money: Pimpri-Chinchwad Police

The duo also allegedly threatened a paan shop owner near Srushti Chowk around 9.30 pm and demanded money from him.

By: Express News Service | Pune |
Updated: September 3, 2021 7:17:02 am
The police nabbed the two accused persons while they were falsely claiming to be government servants at a public place on August 31.

Two men have been arrested by Pimpri-Chinchwad Police for allegedly posing as a policeman and a bank officer, and demanding money by threatening to take legal action against a shop owner near Srushti Chowk in Pimple Gurav.

Police Naik Ashok Gode nabbed the two accused, Buddhbhushan Kamble (27) and Audumbar Jadhav (29), while they were falsely claiming to be government servants at a public place on the night of August 31. One of the accused was wearing a police uniform and claimed to be a sub-inspector while the other accused claimed to be a bank manager.

The duo also allegedly threatened a paan shop owner near Srushti Chowk around 9.30 pm and demanded money from him. Police have booked the two under sections 170, 171 and 34 of the Indian Penal Code.

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