The TT Nagar police have nabbed three miscreants who had robbed Rs 4 lakh near TT Nagar stadium on January 2; Rs 94000 in cash, motorbike used in the crime and robbed mobile phone were recovered from their possession, said SP Bhopal South Rahul Kumar Lodha while addressing media persons during press conference on Friday.
SP Lodha said that acting on a tip off miscreants who were involved in the robbery were nabbed and when they were quizzed they confessed crime. In the further investigation robbed cash, mobile phone and bike used in the crime were recovered.
The three miscreants were identified as Nikki alias Ravi (26) of Ashoka Garden, Tinku alias Shyam Namdev (28) of Chhola Mandir and Narendra Dhakad (24) of Chhola Mandir area. The nabbed miscreants have been booked by different police stations of the city for robbery and other crimes.
Police said that the miscreants used to target the people at deserted areas and would rob their valuables by threatening them. In cases where the victim would oppose the miscreants would resort to assault.
Notably on January 2, Veer Bhanu Singh was robbed by three bike borne miscreants when he was near TT Nagar stadium. Victim lodged complaint with the Khajuri police and based on the complaint case under section 392 of the IPC was registered.
During the investigation police the habitual offenders and criminals involved in robberies were quizzed and footages of CCTV cameras were investigated which help to narrow down on the three miscreants.