Punjab Police arrested the thief who beat a policeman and snatched the weapon. Police also recovered the stolen weapon.
The Accused identified as Vijay Kumar. Vijay Kumar attacked Punjab Police head constable Sukhdev Singh and snatched his service weapon at a filling station .
The accused threatened the cop to hand over cash and other valuables but the latter resisted the move. Both grappled with each other but the assailant managed to snatch his carbine and hit Sukhdev Singh on the head in the melee.
The cop Sukhdev Singh, deputed with the police control room staff on night duty. The incident was caught on CCTV cameras installed in the area. The video of Incident was viral on social media.
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