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.


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.