Hyderabad man detained for attempt to murder

ANI | Updated: Jan 27, 2018 14:45 IST

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India] January 27 (ANI): Khushaiguda police on Saturday apprehended a person for attempting to kill a man near EC Nagar area in Hyderabad.

The police also seized a firearm from his possession.

The police received a call about some altercation between two people near EC Nagar earlier today.

Acting swiftly on the information, they reached the spot and saw a person named Gajaraj Singh was trying to kill Tulasi Babu with his firearm.

The police intervened and rescued Babu and later took Singh into its custody.

"We received a complaint call today. Acting on it, we reached the spot and rescued Tulasi Babu. The accused opened fire on Babu, but fortunately, it didn't hurt him. We immediately apprehended the accused Gajaraj along with the weapon and four live rounds," said Mahesh M Bhagwat, Rachakonda Police Commissioner. (ANI)