Nagpur: Shantinagar police, acting on inputs and painstaking investigations, nabbed a notorious vehicle lifter and seized four stolen motorcycles from his possession. With the arrest more cases of vehicle thefts could be solved.
The arrested accused has been identified as Mohd Atik Mohd Khatik (30), resident of Mominpura, near Dobinagar Kabrastan Gate. Interrogation of the accused revealed that he has stolen vehicles mainly the two-wheelers from Shantinagar, Ganeshpeth, Lakadganj, Tehsil police jurisdictions as well as in Chandrapur and Yavatmal.
Cops have seized four bikes namely Honda Shine (MH-49/W 0489), Bajaj Avenger (MH 33/H 5218), Hero Honda Passion Plus (MH 31/BJ 2100), and Hero Passion Pro having no registration number and having engine number MBLHIOWCGF56580 and Chassis No. HAIOENCGP28704. Total worth of the four seized bikes is Rs 1.60 lakh.
The action was carried out under the guidance of DCP Zone 3 Rahul Maknikar, ACP (Lakadganj Division) Walchand Mudhe, Shantinagar Senior PI Kishore Nagrale by ASI Ghanshyam Tiwari, constable Vijay Kadu, sepoys Rajesh Ghogde, Ramchandra Korti, and Devendra Pandhre.