SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday claimed to have recovered 12 Bore rifle which was snatched from a JK Bank Guard in Dadsara area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
A police spokesman in a statement said that during the course of the investigation of weapon snatching case which took place at Dadsara Awantipora, two youth were identified during video footage analysis to have committed the weapon snatching act.
“Among these two identified youth, one has been arrested and the snatched 12 Bore rifle of the said case has been recovered today afternoon from the school premises of the village Dadsara,” said the spokesman.
“Another identified accused is evading his arrest. Role of and the third person, if any, is being ascertained,” he said.
“On Saturday 10:50 am two masked youth entered Jammu and Kashmir Bank Dadsara and attacked the private security guard of “G Active Security service” with the axe and snatched his 12 Bore rifle,” said the spokesman.