Crime Branch sleuths nab one for theft
|Source: The Hitavada Date: 19 Mar 2017 10:23:04|
Crime Branch sleuths nabbed one on charges of theft and confiscated two stolen cars from his possession. The police cell handed over the accused along with the stolen cars to the police station concerned for further legal action in the matter.
Police sources informed that the accused was identified as Rahul Shrma (24), a resident of Hardware Line, Supela, Bhilai. The police said that after a tip off the police cell team swung into action and apprehended the accused Rahul Sharma who during interrogation in the police custody disclosed before the police cell team about his involvement in thefts reportedly occurred in Shanti Nagar, Supela, Bhilai and in Dhamda, Durg. The police cell team recovered the stolen cars on instances of the accused Rahul Sharma.
The police also said that the police cell team seized one car while the other car was dismantled by the accused and the police seized all of its parts. The accused Rahul Sharma fell in the police trap while he was looking for customers for disposal of the stolen cars.
Police sources further informed that the accused Rahul Sharma had stolen the cars along with his two accomplices Golu and Surendra Yadav.
The accomplices of the accused Rahul Sharma were arrested and jailed in connection with bootlegging about two months ago.
The police have registered the offence against the accused under section 379 of Indian Penal Code for indulging in the crime of stealing from an open
place. The police have already initiated further investigation in the matter.