NEW DELHI: Delhi Police’s Special Cell arrested one of the main accused Harmeet Singh from Jammu in TS Wazir murder case on Sunday. and also recovered the pistol that he used to allegedly shoot Wazir.
Police said the accused, Harmeet Singh , transporter, had allegedly shot Wazir on September 3 , whereas decomposing body was found inside the apartment with injuries to his head on September 9. P
Police said Singh committed the crime after his friend Harpreet Singh , also a suspect in the case, instigated him, as per reports
DCP (Special Cell) Sanjeev Kumar Yadav said, “We received information about Singh’s movement and suspected he was changing his hideout again. A team was deployed near the Jammu border and the accused was apprehended with his pistol.”
During questioning, Singh told police that there had been differences between him and Wazir for three years over Gurdwara work but it was Harpreet who allegedly instigated him to kill Wazir and handed him a gun.
“On September 3, Harpreet went to meet Singh at the hotel and told him that Wazir is planning to ‘eliminate’ his son and has hired gangsters from Punjab and Haryana and flee to Canada. He then took Singh to his apartment,” said DCP Yadav.
Police also found that Harpreet forced Harmeet Singh to write a suicide note , while two were at a Jammu bus stand where Harpeet allegedly posted the note on Facebook. (Inputs from Agencies)