By : PRAMESH S JAIN
The Central Crime Branch Police opened fire to subdue the notorious dreaded rowdy sheeter George.
This is the first shootout by CCB Police, after Addl CP Crime,Alok Kumar and DCP Crime-1,Girish S took charge in Bengaluru.
A team of central crime branch (CCB) sleuths opened fire to subdue and secure a notorious rowdy, who allegedly attacked them with a Machete near Jinkey park on Wednesday night. A policemen, identified as Umesh was injured in the attack launched by the George.
The injured policemen and George, who sustained bullet injuries on his legs, were admitted to the Victoria Hospital. Police said George has been facing more than 11 cases, including murder, kidnap and other cases registered in various police stations in the city.
In 2014, he was arrested in connection with a kidnapping case.He was released on bail.The accused is a Rowdy sheeter of Chamarajpet.
The CCB police were searching for George in connection with murder cases, and kidnap.Police said he was a suspect for threatening his witnesses.
DCP Crime-1,Girish S,who visited the spot and after inspecting the spot and collecting information from the cops.
He told media persons that CCB team comprising assistant commissioner of police Mariyappa, inspector,Prakash.K,and constable Umesh got a credible information that the notorious rowdy sheeter of Chamarajpet who was wanted in murder and kidnapping case court trials is moving near Chamarajpet towards Jinkey park as even he dint turned up for rowdy parade recently we launched our toll-free number 9480801555 to share information about rowdies who are harrasing people similarly we received a complaint against this rowdy sheeter
It is alleged that rowdy sheeter George threatened to kill a witness, if he deposed against him in court.Based on a complaint, the CCB had taken up a case and were on the lookout for George the team got reliable inputs and they immediately rushed to spot and found George riding a scooter near jinkey park around 10 pm on Wednesday night.The police team was tailing him from Chamarajpet.The sleuths intercepted George scooter in front of jinkey park the Inspector and constable went to the accused scooter and asked him to surrender but he,George did not stop the vehicle and tried to escape and our team gave a dramatic chase to the rowdy and tried to nab him a constable Umesh who went to arrest him,the rowdy then attacked our constable Umesh with machete,discarding Inspector Prakash order to surrender,
The accused again tried to attack our constable then our Inspector Prakash opened fired at his leg with his service revolver in self defence and subdue the accused and was arrested and he is undergoing treatment at Victoria hospital and finally Bengaluru Police Commissioner,T.Suneel Kumar has appreciated,Addl CP Crime,Alok Kumar,DCP Crime-1,Girish S,CCB OCW,Rowdy squad ACP,Mariyappa,PI,Prakash.K,and Cosntable Umesh who has nabbed a notorious rowdy sheeter by playing on their life and he was wanted in more than 11 cases the exemplary and commendable job done by the team is highly appreciated he added.