Rajasthan cop murder: Two arrested in Mathura

Two persons allegedly involved in the killing of a Rajasthan constable were arrested here on Thursday while trying to make an escape to Delhi, police said.

Last Updated: Dec 20, 2012, 12:52 PM IST

Mathura: Two persons allegedly involved in the killing of a Rajasthan constable were arrested here on Thursday while trying to make an escape to Delhi, police said.

A constable was shot dead and an Assistant Sub Inspector injured on December 13 by a group of persons while they were visiting a village in Dholpur district of Rajasthan regarding a criminal case.

The constable Rajendra Singh was shot dead, whereas ASI Suresh Kumar was attacked with sharp edged weapons and wooden sticks.

Two of the accused -- a truck driver and his help -- were arrested while on way to Delhi even as police continue to track the main accused.

The truck driver has been identified as Ramket.

PTI