A 22-year-old man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint with his friend in Rohini, police said on Saturday.
The accused has been identified as Kashim, a resident of Delhi's Kirari Suleman Nagar area. He was arrested on Thursday, they said.
On July 26, the woman had lodged a complaint that her friend Kashim took her to a flat in Rohini on the pretext of celebrating his birthday.
There the accused along with a friend sexually assaulted her at gunpoint, a senior police officer said.
"On Thursday, police received a tip-off and arrested Kashim," said Deputy Commissioner of Police (Rohini) S D Mishra.
Interrogation revealed that he was involved in two other cases also, he said.
Kashim was out on bail when he sexually assaulted the woman. He had been absconding ever since and was planning to kill the victim, S D Mishra said.
A country-made double-barrel pistol and two live cartridges were recovered from him, he said.
Follow NDTV for latest election news and live coverage of assembly elections 2019 in Maharashtra and Haryana.
Subscribe to our YouTube channel, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.