Film City firing: Three shooters held
Mumbai: With the arrest of three more persons today in connection with the firing incident at Film City here last month in which a man was critically injured, Mumbai Police claimed to have solved the case.
Police said the three persons, who opened fire in Film City near actor Amitabh Bachchan’s shooting site on May 22, critically injuring one person, have been held.
“Yes, we have nabbed all the three shooters wanted in the case this morning,” Assistance Commissioner of Police, Dindoshi Division, Rajendra Ghule said.
The three accused were identified as – Suresh Gaikwad, Sandip Khairnar and Jitendra – who were at large since the incident.
Police had arrested three persons – Sumit Talekar (22), Jugal Dodiya (26) and Yogesh Kokane (31) on May 24 for their alleged involvement in the case.
Earlier, senior police inspector of Aarey Colony police station Vilas Chavan had said that the shooters would nabbed soon.
In the incident, Raju Shinde, an office bearer of Shiv Sena’s film wing ‘Chitrapat Sena’ was shot at and later admitted to Nanavati hospital in suburban Mumbai.