Chandigarh,15.07.18-Chandigarh Police achieved success of solving snatching case with the arrest of accused Dalchand @ Dallu S/o Lt Khemkaran R/o # 2469, Mouli Complex, Mouli Jagran, Chandigarh Age 20 years.

The brief of the case is that on 13.07.2018 at about 6.30pm, information received that a snatching has been taken place near PWD Store, Shastri Nagar, Mani Majra, Chandigarh. Acting upon this, undersigned along with other officials including SI Sukhchain Singh, Emergency officer of Police Station IT Park, Chandigarh visited that spot. Where, one Rakesh Kumar S/o Sh Shiv Kumar R/o # 73, Jagatpura, Mohali, Punjab found present. He reported that he was urinating, near PWD Store, Shastri Nagar, Mani Majra, Chandigarh. In the mean time, one youngster came from forest area side and caught hold of him and forcibly took away his purse containing photocopy of his Aadhar card & Rs.1000/-.

During investigation, a team led by Inspr. Rajiv Kumar, SHO/PS IT Park, Chandigarh was constituted to arrest the accused. On 14.07.2018 at about 10.00pm, police party along with complainant was searching in the forest area of Shastri Nagar, Mani Majra, Chandigarh. Suddenly, one youngster spotted in the forest area and on seeing police party, he took u-turn and tried to run from there. On suspicious, police party nabbed the youngster. Further, the said youngster has been identified as Dalchand @ Dallu S/o Lt Khemkaran R/o # 2469, Mouli Complex, Mouli Jagran, Chandigarh Age 20 years.

Later, on the identification of complainant, accused Dalchand @ Dallu S/o Lt Khemkaran R/o # 2469, Mouli Complex, Mouli Jagran, Chandigarh Age 20 years has been arrested on 14.07.2018 and snatched property i.e. purse containing Rs 1000/- & document of complainant recovered from the possession of accused.