The police took action against the cop after the video of the incident was shared by ARY NEWS.
Knuttel managed to grab leg of the man to prevent him from jumping off and later other officers surrounded him and embraced him after pulling him away from the edge of the building.
'The bullet that went through his arm blew away muscle and arteries and veins'
The police have also recovered stolen vehicles from his possession.
The constable opened fire after the inmate repeatedly asked for a cigarette from him, the police said.
In a miracle, a former Russian policeman is living a normal life with a bullet lodged in his brain for past ten year.
A police officer caught a suspected scooter thief by pinning his leg to a fence with his car - before calmly walking over and handcuffing him.