Two involved in several thefts nabbed

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Jun 2018 10:52:15


Staff Reporter,

Continuing the special campaign, a combine team of Crime Branch and Ranjhi police nabbed two thieves involved in several theft incidents and retrieved stolen commodities from them amounting to Rs 5 lakh.

The accused have been identified as Saurabh Choudhary (18), son of Dashrath Choudhary, a resident of Purani Basti in Ranjhi and Shivam alias Activa Gontia (18), son of Lallu Gontia, a residentof village Barjhai Mohalla in Panagar.
Additional Superintendent of Police (North), Rajesh Tiwari informed this while addressing a press conference, on Saturday.

It may be noted that under the direction of Superintendent of Police, Shashikant Shukla, police have started a special campaign against habitual criminals under the supervision of Additional Superintendent of Police (City), Deepak Kumar Shukla, Additional SP (North), Rajesh Tiwari and Additional SP (Crime), Sandeep Mishra.

Additional SP, Rajesh Tiwari informed that during the campaign, Crime Branch received information about two suspected boys named Shivam Gontia alias Activa and Saurabh Choudhary who have poor background but they were living lavish lifestyle since some days. Taking a serious note on the information, a combine team of Crime Branch and Ranjhi police started a search and succeeded in trapping the suspects. In the interrogation, the accused broke out and confessed several theft incidents at residences of Geeta Shrivas in Amanala, Nagendra Singh Bagri in Manegaon, Narayan Prasad Basore in Mundi Toriya, R.B. Tripathi in JDA Colony. They also revealed lifting of two motorcycles from Damohnaka Bus Stand and Gorakhpur areas. On their identification, police team retrieved three Mangalsutra pendants, a gold chain, a pair of gold rings, a pair of gold earrings, three pairs of gold tops, 42 numbers of gold balls, silver jewelleries and two stolen motorcycles amounting to Rs. 5 lakhs from the accused. In further investigations, police learnt that both the accused are addicted to Smack. Saurabh Choudhary conducted rekey of houses during day time and called Shivam Gontia for break-in identified house during night hours. The accused were apprehended with active working of police team led by SHO of Ranjhi police station, Ajay Rajauria, Crime Branch’s Constable, Shailendra Patwa, Jitendra Dubey, Gyanendra Pathak, Shashi Prakash, Sadiq Ali, Ashwini Dwivedi, Mukesh Parihar and Ranjhi police station’s Sub Inspector, Satish Jharia and Rahul Kakodia.On the achievement, Superintendent of Police, Shashikant Shukla has declared cash reward for members of police team.