The APMC police on Monday arrested Rohan Abbott (33), the son of the proprietor of Abbott Hotel in Vashi, in reference to a hit-and-run case. Mr. Abbott surrendered himself on the police station on Monday morning.
Two brothers, aged 30 and 29, had been killed when Mr. Abbott’s SUV rammed into their bike on Palm Beach highway in Vashi on Sunday morning. The victims, recognized as Sanket Anil Gamare (30) and Akshay Anil Gamare (29), had been the sons of a police constable from Borivali who’s hooked up to the Mumbai Police.
The accident occurred when the brothers had been coming back from a celebration at a buddy’s home. The SUV rammed into the bike outdoors Ok Star Hotel close to APMC space. The accused then deserted the automobile on the spot and fled.
Suresh Mengade, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone I), mentioned, “We learnt that the owner of the car resided in Panvel and contacted him. However, he said that the car had been sold to Mr. Abbott. The accused then surrendered himself on Monday.”
The police made the accused bear a blood take a look at to establish if there have been traces of alcohol. The accused mentioned the accident occurred when he was returning after assembly a buddy, Mr. Mengade mentioned.
“Even if no traces of alcohol are found in his blood, we have charged him under several sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Motor Vehicles Act, which will ensure that he gets severe punishment for taking two lives,” Mr. Mengade mentioned.
Mr. Abbott was offered earlier than the Belapur court docket later in the day and he was granted bail.