JK Police solves SI’s killing case, 3 arrested
Post by on Sunday, June 26, 2022
Srinagar, June 25: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday said that they have solved the case of Sub Inspector of Police, Farooq Ahmad Mir’s murder case and have arrested three people allegedly involved in the crime.
A police spokesman said during the course of the investigation of case FIR No. 71/2022 of PS Pampore pertaining to killing of SI Farooq Ahmad at Samboora Pampore. “Several suspects were called for questioning however, three suspects were zeroed in and whose role in the case was proved.”
Police identified the accused as Arsalaan Bashir alias Faisal son of Bashir Ahmad Dar, Tawkeer Manzoor son of Manzoor Ahmad Mir, and Owais Mushtaq son of Mushtaq Ahmad Ganie, all residents of Samboora Pampore.
As per the police during the course of the investigation, “it was revealed that the accused trio had hatched a criminal conspiracy with one terrorist namely Majid Nazir Wani of Ladhoo (killed in Tujjan Pulwama operation on 21st June) and had extended corroborated support to the said terrorist in the execution of the murder.”
“It is pertinent to mention that all the three accused involved in the killing are very close neighbours of the martyr SI Farooq Ahmad. Infact, Tawkeer Manzoor is son of uncle of slain Mir,” he said.
“Incriminating materials, 01 Pistol and other ammunition have been recovered from their possession. Further investigation into the matter is in progress,” the spokesman said.