Published On : Tue, Jun 9th, 2015

Robbers with a booty of Rs 8 lakhs still out of reach of police

Nagpur: There is no trace of unidentified robbers who had committed a broad day robbery worth Rs 8 lakhs right in front of a Sarafa shop under Tahsil police station in the city, and they are reported to be out reach of police.

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According to police, Rameshwar Tiwari, aged 37 years, resident of New Om Nagar, Bharatwada, Kalmana filed a complaint with the Tahsil police station at bout 3.15 pm on June 8. He said in the complaint when he was carrying Rs 8 lakh in a bag under his possession and passing by the shop of M/s Kakkad Jewellers,Tanga Stand, Itwari in the city during afternoon hours (3.15 pm) of June 8, an unidentified robber snatched from his possession a bag containing Rs 8 lakhs and fled the spot with his accomplice. According to him, the bag-snatcher had masked his face while his accomplice had open face and was sitting on the rear seat of a bike. Police is hunting for the bike used in committing the offence. Further investigation in underway.