Nagpur: A thief stole gold ornaments worth Rs 1.36 lakh from the bag of a middle-aged woman when she was traveling in an autorickshaw in Sadar on Tuesday evening.
Mamta Pramod Gedam (54), a resident of Navin Katol Naka boarded an auto-rickshaw for Sadar. At around 6.30 pm when Mamta alighted from the vehicle at Liberty Talkies and checked the bag she was shocked to find the ornaments stolen. Some unidentified miscreant boarding on the auto reportedly cut her purse open and fled with gold ornaments worth Rs 1.36 lakh.
Following the incident, Mamta rushed to Sadar police station and lodged the complaint.
Sadar police have registered an offense under Sections 379 of the IPC against the unidentified accused and started the probe.