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Four arrested in theft case in B’pora

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Srinagar: Police on Wednesday claimed to have solved a theft case in Bandipora by arresting four accused persons from whose possession stolen property was also recovered.

A police spokesman in a statement said that on January 04, 2022, Police Station Bandipora received a written complaint about the theft of a motocycle (JK19-7354).

A case was registered, and during investigation, police zeroed in on three suspects — Sameer Ahmad Sheikh, son of Reyaz Ahmad; Abrar Ahmad Rather, son of Muhammad Hussain, and Zameer Ahmad Akhoon, son of Zahoor Ahmad—all residents of Kaloosa Bandipora, police said.

During questioning, they revealed that they have sold the stolen bike to a mechanic identified as Jafar Shafi Bhat, son of Muhammad Shafi, resident of Safapora, who runs a motorcycle repairing shop at Safapora, police said.

Subsequently, all the accused persons have been arrested and shifted to police station. On their disclosure, the stolen motorcycle has been recovered in parts, police said.