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Police in Azamgarh, UP, caught Vicious after the encounter on Sunday. The police was looking for him in a dozen cases.
- A dozen serious cases are registered in Azamgarh and adjoining districts against the arrested crook
A vicious robber was injured in a gunfight in an encounter between police and miscreants in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh district late on Sunday night. Police have recovered the stolen bike, pistol and cartridges from him. A reward of 25 thousand rupees was declared on the robber. There are about a dozen serious criminal cases filed in the district as well as in the surrounding districts. The police had been looking for this for a long time. One soldier was also injured during this encounter.
According to the information, the police of Azamgarh district received information from the informer that a vicious criminal is going to carry out a major crime. After the information, an encounter took place between the laborers and the police of Baradah police station near Karoti. In this encounter, a crook was injured by being shot. When the police went to see, the injured crook was the miscreant Vivek alias Mantu, on whom a reward of 25 thousand rupees is announced. He hails from Husepur village of Maharajganj Kotwali area of Azamgarh district.
Search was done in a dozen serious cases
Superintendent of Police Sudhir Kumar Singh said that the injured criminal is wanted in gangster from Jeonpur. On top of this, about a dozen serious criminal cases have been registered in Azamgarh, Ambedkaranagar and Jaunpur districts. He said that the police had been looking for it for a long time. The combined team of Mehangar and Baradah police station arrested the vicious criminal after the encounter. During the encounter, soldier Sandeep Sharma was also injured and has been admitted to the hospital for treatment.