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DELHI POLICE ARRESTED TWO MEMBERS OF 'YOGENDER JAAT' HIGHWAY ROBBERS

November 14, 2017 07:46 PM

New Delhi (Face2News)

The Crime Branch hasarrested two members of ‘Yogender Jaat’ Gang of Highway robbers namely (1)Jitender @ Raju r/o Mukherji Nagar, Delhi (Age 53 year) and (2) Ajay Kumar @Ajay Gupta @ Doctor s/o Bhikari Ram r/o Sushila Garden, near Shiv Mandir,Mandoli, Delhi-93, Age -32 Years and recovered one robbed truck from theirpossession. The accused persons has disposed off robbed iron sheets to scrapdealers.

Mr. Bhisham Singh, DCP, crime , said on 04/10/17, four unidentified persons had robbed a truck containing about 22 tons of iron sheetsfrom Ring road near Dhaula Kuan, Delhi Cantt,. A case vide FIR No.258/17 u/s392/34 IPC PS Delhi Cantt was registered in this regard.

Keeping in view of theabove incident and other highway robberies committed in Delhi and NCR area, a team of IGIS, Crime Branch, Dwarka led byACP Jasbir Singh was especially assigned to collect information about theserobbers.

After diligent technical & hard field work, HC Anil received a tip off that a gang of Yogender Jaat, r/o Anoop Shahar, UP was involved in the aboveincident. It was also revealed through sources that the stolen iron sheets andtruck had been disposed off to some scrap dealer of Sonia Vihar Delhi. On10.10.2017 specific information was received that two members of the gangnamely Jitender singh @ Raju and Ajay Kumar @ Doctor would come near DhaulaKuan.

A team of IGIS/Crime Branch led byInsp. PC Khanduri comprising SIs Data Ram, Rohit, ASIs Yudhveer, Bijender,Dinesh, Hanuman, Virender, HCs Ajit Singh, Anil and Cts. Parvinder andParamjeet was constituted to nab the criminals. The team laid a trap nearexpected place of their arrival and both were successfully apprehended. Ontheir pointing out the robbed truck was recovered from the area of Wazirabad Delhi.

He completed his graduation from Delhi University. He had a shop at Kashmiri Gate from where he used to run his business of caraccessories. However, due to illness of his father he shut down his business.As he was in need of money hence he started illegal supply of liquor fromChandigrah to Uttrakhand.

During this period he came in contact with one scrapdealer, Sonu r/o of Uttrakhand. In 2014, Jitender was arrested in a case of cartheft from PS Ashok Vihar. When he was in Jail he came in contact with one‘Lakha’. After coming out of jail, Lakha met Jitender Singh many times andsought his help in disposing off the stolen items. On 04.10.17, Lakha calledJitender and handed over a robbed truck with 22 tons of iron sheets fordisposing it off. Jitender Singh contacted Sonu in Rishikesh on telephone andasked him to dispose off the truck along with iron sheets. On the instructionof Sonu, Jitender met one Ajay Kumar @ Doctor in Sonia Vihar area. Ajay Kumar @Doctor purchased the robbed iron sheets for Rs.4,00,000/- and paidRs.1,20,000/- to Jitender, the truck was unloaded in his godown, situated inSonia Vihar area. Ajay @ Doctor also offered Rs.1,50,000/- for the robbed truck. Jitender and Ajay parkedthe truck at an abandoned and isolated place in Wazirabad. 

Ajay Kumar @ Doctor, was born in Bulandshahar, U.P. and studied up to 10th standard. Later on, heshifted to Delhi and started working as salesman in a chemist shop. He left hisjob in 2008. At that time he came in contact with one Shishpal and both startedscrap business. They also used to buy stolen goods. On 04.10.17 on theinstruction of his known, Sonu, scrap dealer of Rishikesh, he met with Jitender@ Raju in Sonia Vihar. Jitender wanted to sell a robbed truck loaded with ironsheets. Sonu offered 50% commission to Ajay @ Doctor. Ajay @ Doctor agreed to pay Rs.4,00,000/- to Jitender for the iron sheets. Ajay Gupta cut the iron sheets in smaller sheets and sold it to another scrap dealer for Rs.5,45,000/-.

Efforts are being madeto arrest the other accused persons. Concerned authorities have been informed regarding arrest of the accused persons. 

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