Police on Tuesday apprehended the owner of the two-wheeler that had been used in the firing incident that took place at Chatribari in Guwahati in Assam.
The owner, Abbas Ali was detained by the police from Kharupetia in Assam’s Darrang district today. He had reportedly sold the bike, a Bajaj Pulsar 150, to one Ismail.
Meanwhile, Kharupetia police have also taken Ismail into custody. Another youth, Akash, was also held for questioning in connection with the case. The trio is being kept at Kharupetia Police Station.
One person, Adesh Yadav, a resident of Gopal Mansion apartment in the Chatribari locality in Guwahati was shot at on Monday by bike-borne miscreants in front of his residence.
He was rushed to the nearby Marwari Maternity hospital immediately in a serious condition. The bullet reportedly had hit him on his chest. He later succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
The bike-borne miscreants, meanwhile, had left behind their bike having registration numbers AS 13 D 4033, and a mobile phone that the police recovered from the spot.