NEW DELHI: The Particular Cell of Delhi police has arrested a life convict within the notorious Dhaula Kuan rape case of 2010 who absconded after leaping parole. A semi-automatic pistol of .32 caliber with 2 stay cartridges had been recovered from his possession.
Police stated that Shamshad was needed in 12 circumstances of breaking open ATMs and taking away the money in Delhi. Shamshad was additionally concerned in 16 felony circumstances in Delhi and Haryana.
Throughout interrogation, Shamshad disclosed that he was launched from jail on parole on April 20, 2020 on this case as part of the train to decongest jails in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The parole was prolonged as a result of pandemic until February 20, 2021 when Shamshad needed to give up in jail. However as an alternative of surrendering, he absconded and went underground.
“Shamshad is an lively member of a Mewat based mostly interstate gang of robbers and an in depth affiliate of Liyakat who’s already beneath arrest. Shamshad with different members of this gang is needed in 12 circumstances of breaking ATMs in Delhi and taking away money trays in a brief span of two months,” stated PS Kushwah, DCP Particular Cell.
Members of this gang robbed money amounting to Rs 1.35 lakh from these 12 ATMs. They used to spray black paint on the CCTV cameras after getting into the ATM cubicles and open the ATMs with the assistance of a fuel cutter and take away the money cabins. After eradicating the money, they might throw away components of the ATMs. The accused used numerous autos within the fee of those crimes in Delhi. The remaining 5 associates of Shamshad needed within the above circumstances have additionally been recognized.
Shamshad together with 4 associates had raped a woman in Delhi of their automobile within the intervening evening of 23 and 24 November, 2010. All of the 5 had been arrested and subsequently sentenced to life imprisonment by the court docket for this crime.