Five held with stolen firearms

5 May 2018

Five persons were arrested while they were trying to decamp with firearms from the premises of a court here, the police said today. The arrest took place late last night near the civil court premises where a patrol team of Kotwali police spotted the five men who were in possession of a gun and a rifle, superintendent of police Gaurav Mangala said. He said during interrogation the arrested persons, from whom a motorcycle was also seized, revealed that they had stolen the firearms from the court warehouse where they entered through its window. They were sent to judicial custody, the SP said. (PTI)