Suryapet: Burglars broke into a locked house in Srinivas Nagar at Kodad on Sunday night and absconded with 150 grams of gold ornaments worth Rs 5 lakh, 1 kg silver worth Rs 40,000 and Rs 3.5 lakhs in cash.
The burgers targeted the house of Vemla Rangaiah, who works as an operator in electricity department, when he along with his family members went to attend a function on Sunday. The burglars managed to enter the house by breaking the back door and stole Rs 9 lakhs worth property. The family came back to home on Monday morning only to find the break-in and missing of their jewelry and cash. The victim lodged a complaint with Kodad police.
Kodad Sub-Inspector Kranthi Kumar said the theft might have been took place in the minute hours of Sunday. A case has been filed and the investigation is on, said the investigating officer.