Published On : Fri, May 22nd, 2015

Jaripatka: Area sees Significant rise in thefts

Even vehicles kept within the compound are not spared

Nagpur: There is a significant rise in the number of thefts reported in Jaripatka area in the past few days. Even the vehicle kept within the house is not safe. In what could be considered as daring, some unknown thieves had stolen a vehicle kept inside a house.

According to police sources, thief or thieves stole a Honda Activa two-wheeler bearing RTO registration No MH-49 / V-8684 kept inside a house situated in Tegh Bahadur Nagar. The handle of the Honda Activa two-wheeler was said to be locked. In-spite of that the thieves managed to steal the Honda Activa two-wheeler. The Honda Activa was purchased five months ago only. Sources added that there were other two-wheelers too parked where the Activa was parked. However, the thief stole only the Honda Activa two-wheeler.
The Police personnel of Jaripatka Police Station are investigating the case. Sources claim that a few days ago the two-wheeler kept in another house was also stolen.

Tyres and petrol of two-wheelers stealing

According to sources, the number of case where the tyres and petrol is stolen during late night hours in Mahalaxmi Nagar in Hudkeshwar Nagar, is on the rise. The thieves seem to have a fancy of stealing tyres of Activa and other vehicles. However, the residents of the area do not bother to lodge a complaint with the police station since they consider that a sheer waste of time. However, the citizens of the area are irked by the rise of theft cases in the area.