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Three held for looting Amazon consignment

Three held for looting Amazon consignment

New Delhi: Three men have been arrested for looting goods worth Rs 18 lakh of online shopping portal Amazon in suburban Gurugram, a senior police officer said on Sunday.

Thed police said a tip-off was received on Saturday night that some robbers involved in the looting the truck at Khedki Daula area of Gurugram in Haryana on Friday were coming to Rangpuri area of south Delhi to dispose of the articles.

“A trap was laid and as the three reached near Mahipalpur, police apprehended them,” said Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Chinmoy Biswal. The looted articles were recovered from them, he added.

“The accused were identified as Monu, Karamveer, and Deepak, all of Aligarh,” Biswal said.

A case was registered in Gurugram, and the Gurugram police have been informed of the arrests and the seizure of the stolen goods, Biswl said. Search is on for the others involving in the robbery.