Robbery

  • Robber brutally beaten to death 15-04-2014 09:19 AM

    A 25-year-old robber was allegedly beaten to death by people after he along with his two accomplices barged into a house in the Muradnagar area in Ghaziabad, police said on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Imran, a resident of Fariqnagar of Uttar Pradesh. The two accomplices--Wakil and Nizamuddin--...
  • Change of heart: Thief returns 3 stolen cellphones with an advice to owner 10-04-2014 11:25 PM

    A thief had a change of heart after stealing three cellphones and he returned the handsets to the owner, a young woman, via courier and also gave her a piece of advice about safe upkeep of valuable items. An unidentified thief stole three cellphones of a 22- year-old woman, Kratika,...
  • Inter state carjacker gang busted, four arrested 10-04-2014 02:20 PM

    With the arrest of four persons in Kota, an inter-state gang of carjackers has been busted, police said on Thursday. "Four 4-wheeler vehicles and a country-made pistol has been recovered from them on Wednesday",ASP Rajan Dushyant said, adding that the gang has been involved in over 20 such cases in...
  • Factory worker drugged, robbed of cash, mobile phone in Noida 09-04-2014 11:20 PM

    A factory worker was drugged and robbed of in Noida phase 2 area, police said on Wednesday. The incident happened on Tuesday night when Vicky (18), a factory worker came out for some work. "Some people offered him sedative-laced drink and when he become unconscious, they took him in car...
  • Delhi: Woman thwarts robbery attempt, catches two robbers 04-04-2014 11:56 PM

    New Delhi: A 29-year-old woman foiled a robbery, courageously snatching a pistol from a group of four armed robbers who barged into her house, and managing to catch two of them with the help of her neighbours, police said on Friday. Devender Sahu and Santosh were later handed over to...
  • Robbers strike bank, decamp with four computer monitors 21-03-2014 08:38 PM

    Burglars made off with four computer monitors after breaking into Bank of India's Ichagarh branch office in the adjoining Seraikela-Kharswan district, police said. Cash at the branch remained untouched as the burglars were unable to open the safe during the robbery which took place last night, said officer-in-charge of Ichagarh...
  • GRP jawans accused of looting train passengers 14-03-2014 07:38 PM

    Some passengers of a Bihar-bound train have alleged that three GRP personnel looted them, police said on Friday. Around a dozen passengers of a general coach of the Jogbani Express, which started from Anand Vihar railway station in Delhi yesterday, alleged that three GRP jawans boarded the train at Aligarh...
  • Gang of highway robbers busted, 10 arrested 07-03-2014 05:12 PM

    With the arrest of 10 personsfrom Muradnagar area in Ghaziabad, the police on Friday claimed to have busteda gang of robbers targeting trucks on national highways acrossthe district.A looted truck, three stolen motorcycles, fourcountry-made pistols and four live cartridges were seized fromtheir possession, a senior police official said. The accused...
  • Man robbed of Rs five lakh in Pink City 05-03-2014 08:59 PM

    Two persons, riding a motorcycle, snatched a bag containing Rs 5. 20 lakh from a man in broad daylight in Jaipur on Wednesday, the second such incident in the city in as many days. The duo sped away after robbing Ashok Sharma who had withdrawn the money minutes earlier from...
  • Gang which robbed luxury cars on Delhi-Jaipur highway busted, 3 arrested 05-03-2014 09:42 AM

    Police on Tuesday claimed to have busted a gang of highway robbers, involved in robbing luxury cars, by arresting three of its members in Rajasthan's Alwar district. The three accused identified as Imran, Saikul and Saddam, aged 25-25 years, were involved in robbing luxury cars on Jaipur-Delhi highway highway and...
  • Five robbers held while planning loot 03-03-2014 11:13 PM

    Five alleged robbers were arrested while planning to execute a loot in Bharatpur district, police said on Monday. Following a tip-off, Dinesh, Lakhan, Jafru, Subhash and Rajpal were caught on Sunday night in the Rampur area, they said. A country-made revolver, gun, two live cartridges, as many knives and motorcycles...
  • Silver ornaments, cash stolen from temple in Ramnagar 02-03-2014 05:13 PM

    Ten silver "chhatra" (umbrella), A silver glass and Rs 6,500 cash was looted by unidentified persons from a temple in Ramnagar area, police said on Sunday. The robbery took place at Adarsh Mandir in Jaipuron Friday night when the robbers broke open the temple's lock, police said, adding, a sum...
  • Two vehicle robbery gangs busted, 10 arrested 01-03-2014 12:17 AM

    Uttar Pradesh police on Friday claimed to have busted two gangs of thieves and arrested 10 persons for allegedly stealing motorbikes and household items. In the first case, a crime branch team arrested five alleged autolifters last night and recovered seven stolen motorcycles from them, a senior police official said....
  • Miscreants rob house, shoot owner 01-03-2014 12:01 AM

    A youth was on Friday gunned down after he resisted unidentified gunmen from looting valuables at his house at Birsanagar in Jamshedpur, the police said. The 18-year-old youth, Rahul Shukla, put up strong resistance against the looters after they entered his residence and was shot dead, Senior Superintendent of Police...
  • Robbery in temple; idols, ornaments stolen 28-02-2014 11:57 PM

    Brass idols and ornaments have been stolen from a temple at Madhuvan Complex in Hazaribagh town, the police said on Friday. The thieves entered the temple cutting iron grills on Thursday night and escaped with idols of Radhakrishna and another idol along with ornaments valued several lakhs rupees, the sources...
  • Crime on the rise in Noida, 7 robberies reported in three hours 27-02-2014 07:29 AM

    Police was left in a tizzy after it received complaints regarding seven robberies that took place in a span of three hours in different parts of the city. At least seven robberies took place on Tuesday night in the city, Noida police said. Delhi resident V Tiwari, a bank employee,...
  • Finance firm employees robbed of Rs 4 lakh at gun point 19-02-2014 07:52 AM

    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...
  • Delhi: CCTV footage recovered in the murder of the 28-year-old woman 15-02-2014 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: The CCTV footage recovered in the murder of a 28-year-old woman in Delhi reveals that a man could have been stalking her. According to the victim's husband, a teenager followed her from the Karol Bagh metro station. He said that his wife took a metro from Noida. She...
  • Delhi: 28-year-old woman stabbed to death on resisting robbery 15-02-2014 02:50 PM

    New Delhi: A 28-year-old married woman was stabbed to death in Delhi's Karol Bagh on Saturday afternoon after she resisted a robbery attempt. The deceased, works in an MNC and was at her parents' place when the incident took place. According to her husband, she took a metro to home...
  • 65-year-old undertrial dies of asthma attack in Muzaffarnagar jail 11-02-2014 12:01 PM

    An undertrial prisoner lodged in the district jail died allegedly due to an asthama attack, police said. 65-year-old Jamal succumbed to asthama in jail on Monday, Jailor of the district jail, Mizazi Lal said. The undertrial was arrested two years ago in a case of robbery. He was under treatment...
  • 24-year-old Manipuri man in critical condition after being stabbed in Delhi's Saket 11-02-2014 09:36 AM

    New Delhi: A day after two Manipuri boys landed up in hospital after being attacked, another youngster from the Northeastern state has been attacked in the national capital on Tuesday morning. In an apparent robbery attempt, the victim, a 24-year-old man, was stabbed in the stomach by unknown men. The...
  • Manipuri student robbed in Delhi 10-02-2014 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: A 20-year-old Manipuri student was robbed by three unidentified men when he went to buy a recharge coupon for his phone, police said on Monday. The incident took place in the Nizamuddin area in south Delhi on Sunday evening. The Manipuri youth was riding his motorcycle when three...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Another accused arrested, policeman under scrutiny 06-02-2014 10:20 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday made another arrest in the Lajpat Nagar heist case. A 26-year-old youth was arrested from Delhi's Nangloi area and according to sources, and Rs 25 lakh has been recovered from him. The arrest came after two of the accused's accomplices were held earlier...
  • Passengers of Dehradun bound special AC train looted twice in 18 days 05-02-2014 02:35 PM

    A group of armed men allegedly looted cash and other valuables from some passengers of a Delhi-bound train in Bamanheri district in Muzaffarnagar, police said. The unidentified men entered the Delhi-Dehradun special AC train on Tuesday night when it was about to enter Bamanheri railway station near here, they said....
  • Delhi Police arrests one more in Rs 8 crore robbery case 04-02-2014 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has arrested one more accused, identified as Joginder alias Johnny, in connection with the daring daylight robbery in which around Rs 8 crore had been looted from acar in Lajpat Nagar area on January 28. Police claim to have recovered Rs 25 lakh from Joginder....
  • Hyderabad: Man held with gold ornaments stolen from Muthoot Finance 03-02-2014 05:42 PM

    Hyderabad: A labourer from Jharkhand was on Monday arrested in connection with the theft at Muthoot Finance in Zaheerabad town and 7 kg gold ornaments and Rs 13.42 lakh in cash was seized from his possession, police said. Ashok Sharma, a native of Saheb Gunj mandal of Jharkhand, who was...
  • 2 men rob UCO Bank in broad daylight, flee with Rs 50 lakh cash 03-02-2014 03:17 PM

    In a daring broad daylight robbery, armed robbers on Monday looted Rs 50 lakh from the UCO Bank at Chhaurahi branch under Chhaurahi police outpost in Bihar's Begusarai district, a police officer said. Two robbers riding on a motorcycle intercepted the UCO Bank's van near its branch office and shot...
  • Fossilised dinosaur eggs allegedly stolen from museum 03-02-2014 07:48 AM

    Fossilised dinosaur eggs preserved at Fossil Park 'Ashmedha' near the historic Mandu town in Dhardistrict were allegedly stolen by some unidentified persons, a senior police official said in Dhar on Sunday. A case has been registered against unidentified persons under Section 498 and Section 380 of the Indian Penal Code...
  • Three policemen booked, suspended for robbery in Agra 01-02-2014 04:57 PM

    Three police constables were on Saturday suspended for their alleged involvement in several cases of robbery here in Agra. Constables- Jitendra Singh, Vivek Singh and Chandrashekhar- have been booked and suspended, said Shalabh Mathur, Senior Superintendent of Police.He said that the accused are absconding. The officer said that the three...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Police claims breakthrough, says most accused identified 31-01-2014 09:37 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has claimed a breakthrough in the Lajpat Nagar heist case. On Friday, it said that it has identified most of the accused in the case and has made a few detentions. It is yet to make any arrests, however. The police said that there are...