Three arrested in Bandipora for vehicle lifting and thefts
Srinagar: Police in Bandipora launched a series of actions against burglars and thieves active in the area and arrested three persons for their involvement in thefts and vehicle lifting, a police spokesman said.
Following complaints of thefts in Hajin area, SSP Bandipora constituted a Special Investigation Team under the supervision of SDPO to investigate cases of theft reported from Hajin area, he said.
SIT while pursuing the investigations in a theft case in which the complainant had alleged that his vehicle four wheeler bearing registration number JK05 /5608 was stolen from the premises near his shop in Hajin and was laden with goods worth ₹10-15 lakhs. A similar complaint was received from the area about the missing of a motorcycle bearing registration number JK05A/7178.
On the basis of some credible leads SIT raided at several places and was able to recover stolen four wheeler from Ganderbal and motorcycle from Hajin besides, three persons were also taken into custody.
“Case FIR No.15/2019 & FIR No.16 /2019 under relevant sections of law for both the incidents stands registered in PS Hajin. Further investigation in the matter is going on,” said the spokesman.