Jammu: Two persons attacked and snatched an AK-47 rifle from a policeman in Jammu last evening, sources said on Sunday.
While one attacker managed to flee with the cop’s rifle, the other was nabbed by the Police, they said.
The incident took place at the Tawi bridge of the city. A high alert has been sounded in Jammu and its outskirts.
The cop who was reportedly injured in the scuffle has been shifted to hospital.
A manhunt has been launched by police to nab the attacker who managed to flee.
The other is being questioned for further leads, sources said.
Pertinently, several rifle snatching incidents have taken place in Kashmir valley so far.