Police today claimed to have arrested a burglar and recovered stolen property worth lacs on his instance in Uri area of Baramulla District.
According to a statement issued here, police said that on 3rd of this month Police Station Uri received an information from Vinod Kumar son of Chaman Lal resident of Lagama Uri, a teacher by profession, that on 03/06/2017 during day time some unknown persons barged into his house and stole golden ornaments worth rupees five lakhs. Accordingly a case FIR number 28/ 2017 under section 454, 380 RPC was registered in Police Station Uri and investigation was set in motion.
During investigation Police Station Uri rounded up number of suspected persons of the area for questioning and after strenuous efforts, got some clue about involvement of one Ajeet Kumar son of Somnath a resident of Lagama Uri.
The subject was arrested and during questioning, he confessed crime. Stone gold ornaments were recovered on his instance.