4 Cops In Uniform Stop UP Jeweller For Checking On Road. They Rob Him
Four policemen have been arrested for allegedly robbing a jeweller under the pretext of a checking drive on a highway in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur. The four were posted in Basti district, 200 km from state capital Lucknow.
Two informants who helped the policemen track the jeweller before making their move have also been arrested, the Gorakhpur police said in a statement.
Sub-inspector Dharmendra Yadav and three other constables posted at the same police station in Basti have been identified as the accused.
The jeweller and his assistant had taken a bus from Gorakhpur to Lucknow on Wednesday.