New Delhi, Aug. 25 -- A 26-year-old graduate from Delhi University, who has won a gold in Taekwondo at the national level, was nabbed for conducting a series of snatching in west Delhi.

The suspect, identified as Suraj alias Fighter, was also a singer, who had once qualified among the top 50 contestants in a television singing reality show, said Monika Bhardwaj, deputy commissioner of police (west).

It isn't the first time Suraj had been arrested. Suraj was arrested in west Delhi's Janakpuri in 2014 and 40 stolen mobile phones were recovered from his possession.

"He was released from Tihar only a few weeks ago. Since his release, he would snatch during night to conceal his identity," said the DCP.

The last known snatching involving Sura...