Two held in Delhi for stealing motorcycles

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Two persons have been arrested from the Kotla Mubarakpur area here on charges of stealing motorcycles, Delhi Police said on Friday.

Sirdak alias Alex of Bhagwan Gali and his accomplice Sajid Khan of Rashi Nagar in Kotla Mubarakpur, who were in love with Enfield motorcycles, were arrested during a routine checking on Thursday night.

Police recovered three Enfield motorcycles and a Scooty stolen from different areas of Delhi.

“When police hailed them to stop during routine checking, they tried to escape by leaving their vehicle behind. Both were arrested,” Additional Commissioner of Police Nupur Prasad said.

Police said the accused were fond of riding Enfield motorcycles and thus targeted only new motorbikes of the particular make.