Police arrest three wanted criminals in Ghaziabad

 Three wanted criminals from Loni area have been arrested, police said on Thursday.

PTI| Last Updated: Dec 18, 2014, 23:55 PM IST

Ghaziabad: Three wanted criminals from Loni area have been arrested, police said on Thursday.

A wanted criminal, Abhishek Gupta, resident of Som bazaar of Tronica city, who was carrying a reward of Rs 5000 was arrested today near Avas Vikas colony, Deputy Superintendent of Police Arvind Yadav said.

Police recovered a .32 caliber pistol, one live and two emptied cartridges from the possession of Abhishek, who was wanted in two cases of murder and dacoity, Yadav said.

Another wanted criminal, Javed alias Chotu of new Vikas Nagar in Loni, was arrested today near railway station, police said, adding, Chotu was wanted in a murder case and carried?a reward of Rs 5000.

In another incident, Loni police last night arrested another wanted criminal, Hari Om of New Vikas Nagar, who was wanted in a dowry death case and was carrying a Rs 5000 reward.