2 detained in connection with constable murder case

, 2:26 PM IST

New Delhi: Two persons have been detained in connection with shooting dead constable Anand Singh in outer Delhi last week, police said on Saturday.

A Special Cell team of New Delhi Range has detained two persons, suspected to be among the three criminals who shot dead constable Anand Singh in Sector 5 Industrial area on August 20, a source said.

Singh, 49, who was posted at Sector 5 police chowki in Shahabad, was shot dead by miscreants while he was chasing them after they had snatched money from a woman vendor at Samosa Chowk in the area.