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2 criminals held over Delhi bank robbery, killing cashier

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A day after robbers gunned down a cashier and looted over Rs 3 lakh from a in the national capital, the Police on Saturday arrested two out of the six criminals from Haryana's Sonipat, a senior police said.

"The accused have been identified as Sachin, 21, and Parvesh, 19. They were arrested from Haryana's Sonipat, and the police are trying to arrest the other four," of Alphonse said.

The robbery took place at around 3.45 p.m on Friday in a located in Dwarka's Chhawla area in west

"The robbers had come on two motorcycles and had their faces masked. They barged into the bank and snatched the security guard's rifle before threatening the with dire consequences if they moved from their place," Alphonse said.

As the criminals were snatching cash from in the bank, he resisted their attempt. He was fired at twice and got killed, according to the

"The robbers escaped with over Rs 3 lakh," he said, adding that "the entire crime has been captured in CCTV and efforts are on to nab the remaining accused".



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First Published: Sat, October 13 2018. 22:26 IST