Jammu, September 07: A kidnapper from Saharanpur committed suicide after allegedly abducting of a minor girl from Rajouri city.
The deceased has been identified as Shahzad Khan s/o Kalu Pathan Khan resident of Muskipur in Deoband tehsil in Saharanpur district. He was just 24 years old and has been involved in the kidnapping of minor girl, resident of Rajouri in Jammu.
The incident came into light on September 2nd, when a family member of the kidnapped minor girl registered a complaint of Shahzad Khan’s kidnapping the girl. The rajouri Police during the investigation rounded up a number of his colleagues and drew information regarding him kidnapping the girl and hostaging him at his native village in Saharanpur.
On receiving the information, a police party under the supervision of Dr Haseeb Mughal, SSP Rajouri left to Saharanpur to arrest the accused and to recover the girl but the accused committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of the room he was living in before the arrival of police.
Although the police recovered the girl and after legal formalities and medical checkup, the girl was handed over to the family members.
(inputs from Early Times News)