IMPHAL, April 9: A senior constable in the Imphal West district Police was reportedly arrested by the Imphal Police station today for allegedly firing at the residence of a widow at Uripok Tourangbam Leikai.
The accused is identified as one Ningthoujam Ingocha, 54, of Uripok Achom Leikai.
Sources said that the accused is currently the post commander of VDF post situated at Heirangoithong.
Ingocha allegedly fired a round at the residence of the widow Ayekpam Binodini, 60, using an unauthorized gun last night around 10:30 pm. One 9mm pistol along with a live rounds and an empty was recovered from the possession of the Ingocha.
The accused is reported to be a drug user and the motive behind the attack could not be ascertained till the filing of this report.