Vadodara: Thieves targeted a house at Sagdol village in Karjan taluka on Thursday and escaped with cash and ornaments worth Rs 7 lakh.
Pravinsinh Rathod, who is a farmer, told the police that the robs entered his house from the back door. And after Rathod’s elderly father went to sleep inside the house.
Rathod and his wife locked the door and slept in the open. The key was kept by Rathod’s wife under her pillow.
When they woke up in the morning and went inside his house, he found that the safe was open. And the robs stole Rs 1.5 lakh cash and gold and silver ornaments worth Rs 5.5 lakh kept inside the safe.
According to the police, the robs then exited from the door in the kitchen and locked the back door again. In the past, the suspect that the crime was committed by a gang which has broken into many houses.