Cop shoots himself dead in Delhi

New Delhi: A Delhi Police Sub Inspector allegedly shot himself dead with a service revolver near a metro station in south-west Delhi this evening, police said.

Narinder Samhota, who was posted at Karol Bagh metro station, had a gun injury on his temple and was found near Sector 14-Dwarka metro station, they said.

He was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. A passeby saw him shooting himself and he informed police, a senior police official said.

A case has been registered and investigations are on. Samhota was a 2008 batch Sub Inspector and resided in Dwarka.