Delhi: 5 men, wanted in murder cases, apprehended after shootout
A brief shootout took place early morning today at a park in Rohini, New Delhi between police and associates of Neeraj Bawana gang members, after which five accused were apprehended. Three of the accused sustained injuries in the shootout which took place near Swarn Jayanti Park at Rohini sector 10. The accused were wanted in two cases of murder, said police. Here's more.
The accused were associates of Dushyant and Sonu, who are members of the dreaded Neeraj Bawana gang, and were wanted in two murder cases. The Special Cell of the Delhi Police apprehended Sunil Bhura (21), Sukhwinder (24), Ravinder (34), Arpit Chillar (20) and a 17-year-old. Two police personnel, who were shot at, had a narrow escape as the bullets hit their bulletproof vests.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Special Cell) Sanjeev Kumar Yadav said the three accused, Arpit Chillar, Sunil Bhura and Sukhwinder, sustained injuries on their legs during the shootout. Five weapons with cartridges have been seized from the possession of the accused persons, he said.