Man loots gun in Ghaziabad, arrested
Ghaziabad Oct 6 (IANS) A criminal along with an accomplice looted a gun from a security guard here on Friday but was arrested within half hour police said.
The incident occurred in Vasundhara residential locality.
The police said two bike-borne criminals looted the gun from Nathu Ram at Mukut Banquet Hall after firing two shots in the air from a pistol.
A police team which pursued the criminals opened fire triggering a gun battle injuring one of the snatchers.
The man later identified as Kamaluddin was arrested while his accomplice escaped Superintendent of Police Akash Tomar said. A pistol a motorcycle and the gun were recovered from his possession.