In a major breakthrough, a team of Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) of Haryana Police has arrested a most wanted criminal Nitin, carrying a reward of Rs 75,000 from Maharaja Agrasain Chowk area in Sonipat district on Wednesday.
While giving information, a spokesman of the Haryana Police said that a country-made pistol and a live cartridge were also recovered from his possession.
Who was the Most Wanted criminal Nitin?
The accused Nitin is a resident of Dhobiwada Jatwara in Sonipat. He absconded after committing a various number of crimes in Uttar Pradesh and Sonipat district.
Meanwhile, the police had announced Rs 75,000 bounty for any information leading to his arrest. Nitin was the most wanted criminal. Both the UP and Haryana police were looking for Nitin.
How CIA team nabbed Nitin?
Giving details, a police official said that a team of CIA has received secret information that a most wanted criminal carrying an illegal weapon was roaming near Maharaja Agrasain Chowk with an intention to perform a criminal offense.
To this, the police team immediately rushed to the spot and nabbed the accused along with illegal arms and ammunition.
During the interrogation, the accused disclosed his identity and confessed his involvement in several incidents of the crime along with his aides.
Meanwhile, a case was registered against him at the Civil Lines Police Station, Sonipat. Nitin was produced before the court. He was sent to two-day police remand. Meanwhile, further probe into this matter is underway.