Thieves target locked house in Gotegaon

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Apr 2018 10:10:02



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Thieves stolen cash Rs 50,000 and silver and gold jewellery weighing around 5 tolas by breaking the lock of house of Pappu and Rajani Patel, residents of Nehru ward. According to information, house of Pappu Patel situated in front of water tank in Nehru ward was locked as his wife Rajani had gone to her parents’ place and he was working at his field. On the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday, thieves took advantage of locked house. They first broke the lock and went in and then broke the lock of almirah and stole cash and silver and gold jewellery.

Before breaking the lock they locked the house of neighbor Ashok Patel from outside. After stealing valuables from Pappu Patel’s house they broke lock of house of Ashok Patel but did not succeed in stealing anything from there. Pappu Patel came back home in morning and found the broken lock of his house. He immediately called Dial 100 and informed about the theft incident. Police carried out investigation and registered case under relevant act.