Samba SHO allegedly blackmails boys and a girl caught in a hotel

Jammu, October 15: Extracting huge amount of money from few youngsters caught in a Samba Hotel in intoxicated condition by a police inspector has become the talk of the town. The police inspector is said to posted as the SHO of a police station in Samba district.
As per inputs from a local daily, the matter was leaked by one of the policemen working in the same police station who demanded anonymity.
The said police inspector on receiving information raided a hotel at the national highway where in he found three boys and a girl were drinking alcohol in a room. The SHO arrested all the four people and took them to police station. The arrested three boys includes one SSPB employee. The arrested girl was allowed to go home after taking her signature on a white sheet of paper but the police did not release the boys.
Later allegedly, the SHO threatened these three boys with a rape case in lieu of money after which he extracted big amounts and released the boys the next morning without registering any case against them.
On being questioned by a senior police officer, this SHO denied and said no such incident had taken place under his jurisdiction.
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