PANAJI: North Goa District arrests most wanted Mumbai Criminal Vikrant Deshmukh @Vicky in Panaji with live Firearm.
In a late night operation , Panaji Town Police Station through their meticulous planning apprehended the Most wanted and dreaded criminal of Mumbai Maharashtra namely Vikrant alias Vicky Dattatrey Deshmukh.
Accused Vikrant @Vicky is involved in over 30 serious cases of heinous crimes registered in the State of Maharashtra and presently he is wanted by PS Nerul in Mumbai for Murder and MCOCA.
Upon specific information of his presence in Panaji a crack team headed by P.I. Panaji along with PSI Mayur Panshikar, HC-5151 Nitin Goankar, PC-7816 Aditya Mardolkar, PC-7684 Manoj Pednekar, PC-7241 Paresh Bugde, PC Driver Rama Ghadi was formed.
The team laid several traps and eventually chased the dreaded criminal, wherein there was every possibility that he may carry deadly weapon with him and after long run chase caught hold the accused and from his custody recovered one country made Pistol having five live rounds/cartridges, mobile phones and also Toyota Fortuner Car.
A criminal case under section 3 R/w 25 of Arm Act 1959 has been registered against accused vide Crime No. 140/2022 at Panaji Police Station and accused has been arrested in the crime on 31/07/2022 by P.I. Panaji PS.
The operation was conducted in coordination with Navi Mumbai Crime Branch Team headed by Senior P.I. Vijaysingh Bhosle.