2 on scooter snatch resident’s phone, arrested


2 on scooter snatch resident’s phone, arrested

Two men have been arrested for allegedly snatching mobile phones, according to a media report.

Police identified the two men as residents of Jamia Nagar.

Police said they recovered a scooter and three stolen phones from the suspects, reported Hindustan Times.

Deputy Commissioner of Police (southeast) R P Meena said they received a distress call from a man on Musafir Road, near New Friends Colony, on January 21. He claimed that two men on a scooter snatched his phone, it said.

Police said their investigation pointed to the duo’s involvement. “We then arrested the two men,” said DCP Meena, adding that one person had 12 cases of theft and snatching against him and the other had six similar cases against him.