Five burglars arrested in Sopore: Police

A gang of five burglars involved in recent burglaries in Sopore town was arrested on Monday, Police said.

Acting on several complaints, Police registered FIRs 335/2020 under section 458, 392, 506, 323 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and 337/2020 under sections 382 of the IPC at Police Station Sopore.

Police said several suspects identified as Mehrajuddin Kana alias Deenchoor of Bandipora, TawheedNabiChanga of AramporaSopore, Muhammad Amin Dar of ShangergundSopore, Muhammad IqbalNajar of Model Town Sopore and Aqib Ahmad Dar of MahrajporaSoporewere detained for questioning after nocturnal raids. During interrogation, they confessed of their involvement in the recent burglaries in the town, Police said.