‘Srinagar police solves theft cases, accused arrested’
Srinagar, August 17: Police on Friday claimed to have arrested a burglar in Srinagar who allegedly stole electronic items in Rawalpora area.
In a statement issued here, a police spokesman said, “Police Post Rangreth, Srinagar received complaints regarding burglaries in Rawalpora Afandibagh area following which a team led by In-charge Police Post Rangreth under the supervision of SDPO Sadder was constituted and investigation was set into motion.”
“During the course of investigation, the team zeroed on one suspect identified as Dilawar Ahmad Shah son of Mukhtar Ahmad resident of Pushroo Nowgam Anantnag,” reads the statement.
The statement further said, “On questioning, the accused admitted his involvement in burglary cases and on his disclosure electronic gadgets like laptop’s, mobile phones and other items were recovered.”
“With the arrest of the accused person, two case FIR numbers 142/2018 under section 454, 380 RPC & 143/2018 under section 454, 380 RPC registered in Police Station Sadder were solved,” the statement added.