New Delhi: A 27-year-old man was arrested within the Connaught Place space of Delhi for stealing a hoop from a jewelery retailer and making an attempt to flee, police mentioned.
Delhi Deputy Commissioner of Police Deepak Yadav mentioned the incident befell at present when a person entered the Tanishq retailer and began inquiring from the worker about totally different jewelery gadgets.
Retailer employees turned suspicious of his habits and reported it to police, which led to a constable dashing to the scene.
The person then tried to flee the shop with a hoop however was chased by a constable and apprehended, police mentioned.
The accused has been recognized as Praveen and is a civil service candidate. He’s a resident of Rohtak, Haryana, police added.
The entire incident was captured on a CCTV digicam contained in the showroom.
A video of CCTV footage reveals the accused sporting a masks and sitting on the counter jewelery and speaking to a salesman. He’s then seen choosing up a hoop when the salesperson exits the counter for a second and places it in his jacket pocket.
The footage additionally confirmed a policeman chasing the person later and making an attempt to flee the showroom, however was instantly apprehended.