Caught performing stunts to satiate his want for social media likes, the son of a police officer rammed into – and tried to run over – an assistant commissioner of police and an inspector, and managed to flee. The stunning incident occurred in Gurugram on January 16, in entrance of the accused’s police officer father, and a case was additionally registered the subsequent day, however no arrests have been made to date.
Police officers stated ACP (Crime) Varun Dhaiya and a police inspector from the Crime Department had been on their option to conduct a raid on the evening of January 16 after they got here throughout the accused and his associates performing stunts in a Scorpio within the Garhi Harsaru space of Gurugram. The ACP and the inspector flagged down the Scorpio, detained the person and knowledgeable his father, a particular police officer.
The person’s father reached the spot and slapped him two to 4 instances. Enraged, the person bought into the Scorpio, began the engine and sped in direction of Mr Dahiya and the inspector with the intention of operating them over, an official stated.
The officers managed to step again however sustained accidents after the SUV hit them, whereas the person sped away. Mr Dahiya stated a First Info Report has been registered on the Gurgaon Sector 10 police station on January 17 and efforts are on to arrest the accused. He didn’t reveal the person’s identification.
Officers, nevertheless, identified that earlier movies of the person and his associates performing stunts on the Delhi-Mumbai Expressway have additionally gone viral. They claimed that he’s a serial offender.
In a viral video, which has a soundtrack of Punjabi and Haryanvi songs, a Fortuner is seen rushing within the reverse gear in the course of a three-lane stretch of street. The accused’s Scorpio – which has flashing lights on the bonnet – is then seen crisscrossing with one other automobile at excessive speeds, and the vehicles barely miss one another each time their paths are about to intersect.
The video cuts to the accused gesturing to the digital camera after which one other minimize exhibits him strolling in fashion in direction of the Scorpio. The ultimate a part of the video exhibits the Scorpio coming to an abrupt halt throughout two lanes of what seems to be a freeway after which being surrounded by different vehicles, blocking the street.
Requested about comparable movies going viral, Mr Dahiya stated, “We get details about such movies by which children are seen performing stunts and violating site visitors guidelines on completely different routes, together with the Dwarka Expressway and Mumbai Expressway. They’re recognized and strict motion is taken towards such individuals.”
“I wish to warn individuals who take pleasure in such acts or movie them that stringent motion will likely be taken towards them,” he added.