Hyderabad: The Cyberabad Police investigating the Kukatpally ATM theft suspect that the 2 bike-borne robbers may have been concerned in a similar try at a cash switch service centre in Jeedimetla a fortnight in the past.
According to the police, late on April 16, two children, one armed with a firearm, got here on a scooter and barged into the store at Bhagyalakshmi Colony in Jeedimetla. While one watched the environment, the armed teenager brandished the weapon on the proprietor and by threatening him, fled with Rs 1.9 lakh.
In each circumstances, the modus operandi appear to be similar with the assailants approaching a automobile with no quantity plates, carrying helmet and carrying a country-made pistol.
“We are examining footage collected from surveillance cameras from both crime spots and checking the similarities. The modus operandi seems to be the same,” an official mentioned, including that the suspects might be inter-State offenders from Bihar residing within the metropolis for the previous few months.
“They are inter-State offenders and have been living here for a brief period posing as construction workers. We are checking out from where they could have procured the weapon,” the official mentioned.
It is learnt that the particular groups have detained one suspect in reference to the case late on Friday. Another suspect, who was in possession of the pistol is claimed to have managed to escape from town. However, the police are but to verify this.
On Thursday afternoon, the 2 unidentified children of their mid-twenties opened hearth on two individuals who got here to refill money in an ATM centre close to Patel Kunta Park in Kukatpally. Ali Baig, a safety guard was killed whereas Ch Srinivas, a money dishing out officer was injured within the firing, which noticed the duo escaping with Rs 5 lakh.
Six particular groups together with personnel from the Special Operations Team and Kukatpally police are on the job to nab the suspects.
Two injured in capturing at ATM in Hyderabad; armed theft suspected
Source: Telangana Today