Police has arrested noted gangster identified as Jagtar Boxer with illegal weapon for creating interruption in the route of Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal.
Confirming the incident here today, police said that when Badal was in the city last evening, the accused forcibly brought his car on the route and parked, where the cavalcade of Badal was scheduled to cross. Incident occurred just few minutes before the arrival of VVIP cavalcade.
Police force present on the spot, asked alleged accused to remove his car, but the accused indulged in abusive language followed by scuffle with the police personnel on duty even allegedly fired gun shot with the weapon he was carrying. Before the situation slipped out of control, accused was overpowered by the police and arrested under section 307/353/186/34 IPC, 25 Arms Act in an attempt to kill policemen on duty. Police said he was arrested with illegal weapon on the spot which was used in crime as he fired gun shot on policemen on duty.
It was learnt that Jagtar Boxer facing heinous criminal cases since 2004, to go in or out from the prisons has became routine matter for him and recently few days back he was released from jail on bail.