Man Poses As Cop To Impress Girlfriend, Cheats Many; Held | Noida Information


NOIDA: Police on Wednesday arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly posing as a Delhi Police ASI and extorting cash from Delhi-NCR residents, together with IT firm homeowners, over the previous yr by threatening to implicate them in false police circumstances.
The accused, Rahul Sharma, hails from Panipat and was residing in Sector 15, Noida, police stated. It began when the IT firm with which Sharma labored closed a yr in the past as a result of losses incurred throughout the pandemic, and he began pretending to be a cop to impress his girlfriend, police stated.
On Wednesday, police obtained details about a person posing as a Delhi Police ASI, misbehaving with resort workers and guards in Sector 15. “A resort guard felt suspicious about him and knowledgeable police. A police patrol group arrested him from the spot. All of the paperwork he confirmed have been discovered faux,” Ranvijay Singh, ADCP, Noida, stated.
In accordance with police, Sharma revealed that he was ready to fulfill his Malaysia-based designer girlfriend on the location. “He had been in a relationship with a lady from Ghaziabad for 3 years. Two years in the past, she moved to Malaysia for her job. Because of the pandemic, the woman couldn’t come again to India until now. In the meantime, his IT firm closed as a result of losses,” Singh stated.
After shedding his job, Sharma allegedly began telling his girlfriend that he had joined Delhi Police. “Final week, the woman arrived at her Ghaziabad house, and the duo deliberate a meet on Wednesday. Sharma wore the police uniform to impress her,” stated Singh.
Sharma additionally duped a number of individuals posing as an ASI over the previous yr, police stated. “He was lively in Noida and Ghaziabad over the previous yr, duping individuals by threatening to implicate them in faux police circumstances,” Rajneesh Verma, ACP, Noida, stated. Sharma allegedly duped some IT firm homeowners, together with these working name centres. “We seized two uniforms, the identify and designation badge, tracksuits, cast Delhi Police identification playing cards and an Apple iPhone from him,” Verma stated.


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