Police bust burglar gang, recover Rs 11 lakh

Police bust burglar gang, recover Rs 11 lakh
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Baramulla: Baramulla police on Friday said that they solved a robbery case and recovered golden ornaments and cash rupees Rs11 lac.
In a statement police said that on 22 April 2018 police station Pattan received a written complaint that some unknown persons entered into the goldsmith shop of Abdul Rehman Marazi son of Abdul Ahad Marazi located in market place of Hyderbegh, Pattan within an excuse of selling a golden ring.
“The burglars realizing that an elderly shopkeeper is alone snatched the bag containing golden ornaments and Rs 1.3 lacs cash. Soon after receiving the complaint, a case under FIR number 87 under section 392 RPC was registered in police station Pattan and investigation was started,” statement said.
A Special Investigation Team (SIT) was constituted under the supervision of Raja Majid SDPO Pattan assisted by Mohammad Saleem SHO Pattan and after strenuous efforts the team was able to trace one suspect Ashiq Hussain Sofi son of Mohammad Asgar Sofi of Yakhmanpora Pattan who was arrested and on questioning he disclosed the name of his accomplices. They were identified as Mohammad Ibrahim Rather Syed Zafar Shah both residents of Yekhmanpora Pattan and Sajad Ahmad Paray of Malikpora Tergam Sumbal who were also arrested, police said.
During investigation it surfaced that after commuting the crime these burglars had run away in a silver color Alto car bearing registration number JK15-0649.