Looting

  • Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT seeks arrest warrant against Delhi police constable July 16, 2014

    The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Muzaffarnagar riots, has moved a local court seeking issuance of an arrest warrant against a Delhi Police constable, accused in an arson and loot case here. During investigation, Delhi Police constable Anuj Kumar was allegedly found involved in the riots case at Bahawdi village...
  • Man cheated of Rs 29 lakh by cyber criminals July 9, 2014

    A man has lodged an FIR at Town police station in Bihar's Begusarai district against unidentified cyber criminals who allegedly cheated him of Rs 29 lakh after telling him that he had won a Rs one crore lucky draw. Sanoj Kumar, a native of Pokhariya village, had received an SMS, reportedly...
  • Over 300 passengers looted on Janshatabdi Express heading from Ranchi to Patna July 2, 2014

    Patna: A brazen dacoity took place on board the Janshatabdi express in Jharkhand on Tuesday night. More than 300 passengers were looted on board the Janshatabdi express that was heading to Patna from Ranchi. More than 30 armed dacoits looted of gold worth several lakhs from passengers in the...
  • Assets worth Rs 30 lakh looted in Ghaziabad July 1, 2014

    Robbers looted cash, jewellery and other valuables worth over Rs 30 lakh from two houses in Loni village in Ghaziabad, a day after a man was gunned down and Rs.18 lakh looted from him, police said. The robberies took place Monday night in Agraula area of Loni in Ghaziabad district, police...
  • Armed criminals loot Rs 3.61 lakh at gun point June 30, 2014

    Armed criminals on Sunday looted Rs 3.61 lakh from an employee of a commercial establishment in Nawada district of Bihar. Police officers said the incident happened when Rajdeo Prasad, an employee of one Pramod Traders at Gola Road, was returning after collecting money from various retailers. "He was waylaid near Bagibardiha crossing...
  • Bike-borne criminals loot Rs 3.5 lakh from school teacher June 24, 2014

    Motorcycle-borne criminals on Monday looted Rs 3.5 lakh from a school teacher which he had withdrawn for wedding of his daughter in New Area of Bihar's Nawada district, police said. The criminals accosted the teacher Lakhan Prasad while he was drinking water from a roadside tap after withdrawing money from a...
  • Criminals loot private company employee of Rs 32 lakh cash June 23, 2014

    Unidentified motorcycle-riding miscreants on Monday robbed a private company's employee here of Rs 32 lakh while he was returning to his office after withdrawing the amount from a bank, police said. The robbers fired blanks to scare some passers-by who tried to intercept them. The incident took place in Begumbagh area. The cash...
  • Robbers assault goldsmith, loot ornaments worth Rs 5 lakh June 23, 2014

    Four armed miscreants roughed up and robbed a goldsmith of precious ornament worth about Rs 5 lakh and two motorcycles in Sadar Bazar area here, police said on Monday. According to an FIR, the victim Vinod Kumar Saini was shutting his shop in Ashok Vihar colony on Sunday evening and heading...
  • Rs 12.7 lakh looted from UPPCL employees in Meerut June 18, 2014

    Unidentified armed robbers on Wednesday looted Rs.12.7 lakh cash from employees of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) while they were transporting the money to a bank in Meerut, police said. The heist occurred 11 a.m. in an area under the Medical police station area. According to police, the company accountant...
  • Mobs go on a rampage after two constables shot dead by criminals June 16, 2014

    Violent protests broke out after two police constables were shot dead by unidentified miscreants during a chase in the Ramgarh area in Firozabad. Protestors blocked roads and were seen hurling stones and vandalising buses. Police duo, constables Dinesh Pratap Singh and Giriraj Kishore Gujjar, aged between 30-32 years, were chasing a group of miscreants...
  • Bike-borne criminals rob man of over Rs 1.50 lakh cash June 14, 2014

    A man was robbed of over Rs 1.50 lakh by two persons on a motorcycle near Mohammadan Line under Sakchi police station today, police sources said. The two robbers snatched away the money which was in a bag from the victim Md Parvez Alam who was returning from a bank after...
  • Bike-borne criminals loot Rs 28 lakh cash from Cooperative Bank employees June 14, 2014

    Two bike-borne robbers on Saturday looted Rs 28 lakh from employees of a cooperative bank near here, police said. According to SSP Rajesh Kumar Singh, the unidentified robbers dashed their bike against two employees of Premier Cooperative Bank, who were also on a motorcycle. As the employees fell down, the criminals put...
  • Police arrests complainant, solves case of alleged robbery June 11, 2014

    The police has cracked a case where cash worth Rs 6 lakh was looted, with the arrest of the complainant, police said. The complainant, Gaurav Sharma (23), who is an agent of the Tata Capital Finance Services Ltd complained to the police that when he was on his way from Vidisha...
  • Police arrests 11 persons in different criminal cases June 10, 2014

    Eleven persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in different criminal cases including robbery, loot and murder, police said. Joint police teams conducted raids in the camps of Kanjar community in Arnia-Lakhakheri area of Jhalawar district on Monday and arrested the criminals wanted in several cases in Rajasthan and Madhya...
  • Rs 18.9 lakh looted from a man at Forbesganj June 7, 2014

    Unknown gunmen on Saturday looted Rs 18.9 lakh from an LIC branch manager at Forbesganj in Bihar's Araria district, the police said. Police officials said the incident happened when Somnath Mitra was taking the cash from his office at Sadar Bazar area to deposit it at the Bank of Baroda branch...
  • Naxal involved in attack on polling party in Bastar arrested May 27, 2014

    A Naxal, who was allegedly involved in an attack on a polling party during the Lok Sabha elections in Bastar region, was on Tuesday arrested from Maoist-hit Kondagaon district of Chhattisgarh. Jaeet Ram Korram (28), chief of Padeli Janatana Sarkar group of CPI(Maoist), was nabbed from the forests between Padeli and...
  • Eight gangsters, including kingpin Nito, arrested in Bihar May 24, 2014

    In a major operation, Bihar Police nabbed eight gangsters including their kingpin Nitish Yadav alias Nito alias Don, wanted in several cases of murder, dacoity and loot from Hemjapur village in Patna district on Saturday. The police team led by Patna SSP Manu Maharaj came under fire while trying to catch...
  • Rs 25 lakh looted from Vijaya Bank in Agra May 22, 2014

    A band of armed robbers looted Rs.25 lakh from the branch of a nationalised bank in Agra, police said. The half a dozen armed men entered the Vijaya Bank branch in the Agra Cantonment area, forced the staff inside the strong room after beating up those who tried to resist, while...
  • Rs 8.73 lakh cash looted from shop by unidentified men May 20, 2014

    A bag carrying Rs 8.73 lakh in cash and important documents was on Tuesday looted by some unidentified robbers from an auto-parts shop in Kalwar area near Jaipur, police said. The incident occurred when shop owner Ramkumar Choudhary went to a nearby water tap for cleaning the glass and when he...
  • Attackers chop elderly woman's legs to loot her silver jewellery May 19, 2014

    Unidentified miscreants severed the legs of an old woman to loot her silver jewellery, causing grievous injuries, in Bagadia's forest area, about 70 km away from Indore in the neighbouring Dhar district, police told reporters on Sunday. The victim, 70-year-old Kasturi Bai was rushed to M Y Government Hospital in Indore...
  • Woman foils snatching bid with the help of cold drink bottle May 10, 2014

    A 30-year-old woman on Saturday foiled a snatching attempt by two bike-borne youths when she brutally hit one of them with a cold drink bottle in Sahibabad area today. Police said that the incident took place around 2 pm when the woman, identified as Urmila Singh and a resident of Panchsheel...
  • Six armed men rob family at gunpoint in a house in Ghaziabad May 3, 2014

    At least six armed men barged into a house and looted jewellery and cash after making the family hostage in Loni area of the district, police said on Saturday. The robbery took place on Friday night at Pappu's home in Harmarpur area, police said, adding that the assailants entered the house...
  • Rs 4 lakh looted from cattle traders in East Singhbhum April 26, 2014

    A gang looted Rs 4 lakh from cattle traders near Ghorabandha in East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand. A group of traders, residents of Jugisole under Dalbhumgarh police station area, were going in a vehicle to buy cattle from Paraskona in Odisha when the car-borne miscreants intercepted them and looted the amount from...
  • Armed men loot policeman of Rs two lakh March 29, 2014

    Armed men on Saturday looted Rs two lakh from a policeman near the Police Lines in Tilaka Manjhi in Bihar's Bhagalpur district, police sources said. A havildar, Pramod Kumar Yadav, going on a rickshaw to the Police Lines after withdrawing Rs two lakh from the bank for his daughter's marriage when...
  • Notorious criminal walks free after acquittal in eighth case March 15, 2014

    Notorious criminal Sushil alias Mounch was acquitted by a court in Muzaffarnagar in a murder case, the eighth case in which he has been exonerated this week paving way for his release from jail. He was acquitted on Friday in the murder case of one Hasin, who was shot dead in...
  • Gang of highway robbers busted, 10 arrested March 7, 2014

    With the arrest of 10 persons from Muradnagar area in Ghaziabad, the police on Friday claimed to have busted a gang of robbers targeting trucks on national highways across the district. A looted truck, three stolen motorcycles, four country-made pistols and four live cartridges were seized from their possession, a senior police official said. The accused have...
  • Finance firm employees robbed of Rs 4 lakh at gun point February 19, 2014

    Unidentified men allegedly looted Rs 4.33 lakh from two employees of private finance company near Kalyani More in Bokaro district on Tuesday, police said. Satish Kumar and his colleague Rakesh Dubey, of Tata Finance Company, were returning to their Dhanbad-based office after collecting money from customers in Bokaro when armed men...
  • Delhi: Three armed robbers loot gold, cash from a jewellery shop February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Three armed robbers looted gold and cash from a jewellery shop in Badarpur area of south-east Delhi, police said on Sunday. Police officers have got CCTV footage of two robbers entering the jewellery shop while one gunman was stationed at the shop's entrance. The footage clearly shows one of...
  • Driver kills former BSP leader's wife, father-in-law in a loot bid February 14, 2014

    A former BSP leader's wife and father-in-law were allegedly murdered by their car driver in a loot bid in Gayatri Nagar colony in Cantt area in Varanasi, police said. Former BSP leader Amirchand Patel's wife Hirawati Devi(50) and father-in-law Kharpattu Patel (70) were killed by their car driver Ajit, on Thursday...
  • Court rejects bail plea of Muzaffarnagar riots accused February 13, 2014

    A local court has rejected the bail plea of an accused arrested for allegedly looting house of a Muzaffarnagar riots victim during clashes last year. The court on Wednesday dismissed the plea of Yogendra Singh, saying there was no case of bail. According to the prosecution, few people, including the accused,...