Published On : Mon, Jul 3rd, 2017

Burglars strike at 3 houses, decamp with booty worth Rs 7.84 lakh

Nagpur: Burglars struck at three residences in different areas and decamped with cash, gold-silver ornaments and other valuables collectively worth Rs 7.84 lakh.

In the first incident, Sheikh Shabbir (33), resident of Plot No. 782, Itwari Dahibazaar, locked his house around 9 pm on Saturday and went out for some work. At the same time, burglars broke open the lock and gained entry into bedroom. The miscreants laid their hands on a bag containing Rs 1.25 lakh cash.

Shantinagar PSI S B Wagh has registered a case under Sections 457, 380 of the IPC.

Similarly, a resident of Plot No. 34, Hazariwadi, Imambada, Shokchand Paragchand Jain (45) had gone to his native place on Saturday. Taking advantage of the locked house, miscreants decamped with cash Rs 80,000 and gold-silver ornaments worth Rs 41,000 kept in the locker of an almirah.

Imambada PSI N V Patvatkar has booked the unidentified burglars under Sections 454, 380 of the IPC.

In the third incident, Rajashri Anil Wadekar (50), resident of Plot No. 7, Gawande Layout, Baba Farid Nagar, told Mankapir police that she along her family had gone to her brother’s house in Narendra Nagar between 8.30 pm of Saturday and 6 pm of Sunday. In the meantime, some miscreants broke open lock of the channel gate and the main door and decamped with cash of Rs 13,000, gold ornaments, camera, laptop, mobile phone collectively worth Rs 4.26 lakh.

Mankapur PSI N B Tripathi has booked the burglars under Sections 454, 457, 380 of the IPC and searching for them.