Muzaffarnagar : UP police arrested 5 members of a gang , who murdered a youth during a robbery and took valuables from the family last Thursday late night in the Chhapar area of Muzaffarnagar district .
SSP , Muzaffarnagar , that , ” We have arrested five members of this gang , one is minor and four are hardened criminals with many cases registered against them . Based on the information provided by the arrested criminals , teams have been for med to nab the rest of the gang members.”
Police said , the kingpin of the gang Junaid alias Lalla , sustained a gunshot injury , in an encounter following which , the cops managed to arrest the other five culprits . Illegal weapons and valuables have been recovered .
A youth was shot dead after he resisted the move by thieves in Khudda village under Chhapar police station last Thursday , police said . The youth was working in Saudi Arabia and was on a visit to village . Miscreants entered the house of Zarif Ahmed through stairs and held captive family .