New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Two brothers who were involved in the murder of a man in west Delhi and were planning to eliminate the victim’s family and an eye witness were apprehended in west Delhi, police said Thursday.
Vinod, 24, and Rakesh, 28, were arrested from Hari Nagar area of west Delhi on a tip off. The two along with their brothers Dharmender and Bunty had murdered a man, Wasim, in Rajouri Garden in west Delhi. They had been declared proclaimed offenders in the case, police said.
According to police, when intercepted the duo were travelling in a Hyundai Santro and fired at the police with country-made pistols but were overpowered and arrested. A country-made pistol, three live cartridges and a knife were recovered from them.
“They took to crime at a young age as they belonged to a very poor family and wanted to become rich,” a police official said.