Two males have been arrested by the Delhi Police Crime Department on Tuesday for allegedly posing as nursing attendants to rob ailing senior residents of their valuables.
The accused, Rinku Kumar alias Ankit Kumar alias Kallu (33) and Pramod Kumar (38) had been arrested from their respective homes in Larger Noida and Bulandshahar of Uttar Pradesh on Monday, police stated.
The duo used to steal helpful gadgets from the senior residents within the garb of offering nursing attendant providers on the sufferers’ residences, Particular Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ravindra Yadav stated.
The senior police officer additional stated earlier this month, Rinku Kumar focused an 85-year-old particular person in Patel Nagar by introducing himself as one Ankit Kumar and claiming to be a nursing attendant. He was employed on October 9 and fled away with money and jewelry on October 11.
How had been they caught?
Rinku, through the interrogation, disclosed that they used to retrieve the small print of their potential victims via Justdial, a search engine listing.
They used to focus on folks searching for nurses for his or her aged dad and mom or ailing relations, the police stated.
To hide his id, Rinku would disguise himself and always put on a masks whereas on the victims’ houses citing medical causes such because the unfold of bacterial an infection and sustaining the security of the sufferers, they stated.
When Rinku used to steal valuables from the sufferers’ home his pal Pramod used to maintain vigil outdoors, they added.
The police stated the accused had been beforehand concerned in three related instances in Adarsh Nagar, Saket and Noida.
A case has been registered and additional investigation is underway, police stated.
With inputs from PTI