Police solve burglary case in Baramulla; 2 arrested

Property worth lakhs recovered; vehicle seized
Police solve burglary case in Baramulla; 2 arrested
Photo: Jammu and Kashmir Police Department

Srinagar, Mar 15: Police in Baramulla have solved a burglary case by arresting 2 accused persons involved in the commission of crime and recovered stolen property from their possession.

Police Post Mirgund received a complaint from one person namely Harjeet Singh (Project Manager A-Z Services) stating therein that during intervening night of 13th and 14th March-2023, some unknown burglars broke the lock of the storeroom and stole High-tension transmission line and red material 33000 KV element.

Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law was registered at Police Station Pattan and investigation was initiated.

During the course of investigation, with the help of technical and human resources names of some suspects surfaced. Among the suspects, Fida Hussain Khanday son of Gh Mohammad Khanday resident of Yekhmanpora was called for questioning. During questioning, he confessed that he alongwith two other accomplices namely Shahin Ahmed Taknoo resident of Zaalpora Sumbal and Aijaz Ahmad Malla resident of Yekhmanpora are involved in the commission of crime. Among the involved persons, two have been arrested while the third accused person namely Aijaz Ahmad Malla is still at large and efforts are on to nab him.

On their disclosure, stolen materials worth lakhs was recovered. Moreover, the vehicle (Load Carrier) bearing registration number JK15B-4178 used in the commission of crime has also been seized. They have been shifted to police station where they remain in custody.

“Community members has lauded the efforts of police for cracking/solving the case. Our consistent actions shall assure community members that Police has resolved to act tough against individuals involved in any kind of criminal activities,” police said.

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