One held for belongings supplier’s homicide, wanted to kill his accomplice as a substitute
Over two weeks after a fifty two-12 months-vintage belongings provider turned into shot lifeless inner his office in Rohini by way of a “masked guy,” police have arrested a 21-year-antique man from Jind, Haryana, for the crime.
DCP (Rohini) S D Mishra said the murder becomes a case of “mistaken identity” as the accused, Deepak Sharma, wanted to kill the victim Sanjeev Sharma’s enterprise accomplice.
Police said that on March 1, Deepak parked his bike outdoor Sanjeev’s office in Rohini’s Begumpur, barged into his office and shot him dead, assuming Sharma to be the man he desired to eliminate. A minor turned into also present inside the workplace when the incident occurred, police said.
“We examined CCTV footage of the vicinity and realized that the accused became carrying a gamchha and the variety on the licence plate turned into also incomplete,” stated Mishra.
On March 17, Deepak changed into arrested from Jind, and the weapon used to shoot the assets dealer became recovered. “During thinking, he instructed us that he first stole a bike from Jind, drove to Delhi and bought a gamchha for Rs 50. He then drove to Sharma’s workplace and shot him dead, assuming he changed into his goal. We are but to set up the reason for the murder,” stated Mishra.
A case underneath segment 302 (homicide) of the IPC and segment 25 and 27 of the Arms Act has been registered towards Deepak at Begumpur police station, police said.