Criminal Law

Whether ACB can arrest accused person without register an fir

It is alleged that, Complainant went to Police station on 24/03/2023, and met the applicant accused. it is alleged that, the applicant accused demanded Rs. 1,00,000/- from the complainant for helping him in his Anticipatory bail application pending before Hon’ble Addl. Sessions Court, the alleged amount of bribe was not accepted by the applicant though there was a trap arranged on 27/03/2023. thereafter the bail application of the applicant filed before Hon’ble Ad(ll. Sessions Judge was rejected on 06/04/2023. Therefore, the complainant lodged by a complaint with ACB on dated 17 May 2023 but the applicants accused was arrested before few hours without register an FIR. If the accused was arrested before the FIR is filed, what action should be taken next?

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