AATS of the northeast district nabbed a criminal wanted in several cases including a murder and Arms act. The accused identified as Ajay Dedha alias Sonu 26 years is the resident of Karawal Nagar.
His name figured in a firing incident under the jurisdiction of PS New Usman Pur in June this year, in which one Satish was shot dead. He with his other two accomplices had been evading arrest since then. Later on, Mohit Thakur one of the three on the run was caught.
The cops were chasing Ajay and Gaurav aka Chintu as they kept their phones switched off and kept on changing locations as well. The police reached the arrest of Ajay with the help of electronic surveillance and human intelligence.Acting on a tip-off, a team comprising SI Akhil (IC/AATS/NED), SI Manoj Kumar Solanki, SI Jaivir, SI Naresh (Cyber Cell/NED) ASI Bijender (TST) HC Rajdeep, HC Vipin and others under the over-all supervision of Naresh Khanka, ACP Operations was constituted. No sooner did the police get to know about the movement of Ajay Dedha than a trap was laid near Loni Golchakkar (roundabout) and at the instance of the informer.
The person was stopped by the team but he resisted strongly and tried to flee the scene. The police team on the alert managed to overpower him after a brief chase and scuffle. The case has been registered under relevant sections and further investigation is in progress.