MARGAO: on Tuesday took into custody from Kudal police, Sharvan Nath, 30, suspect of escaping with a consignment of gold and gold ornaments from the Margao bus stand a few days ago.
The police said that on April 20, the suspect of Aquem, Margao, who was working at a goldsmith’s shop, was sent by his employer to collect a consignment of gold and gold ornaments that was to reach the Margao bus stand. The suspect, however, instead of delivering the consignment to his employer, escaped with the loot worth Rs 55 lakh.
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A police source said, they swung into action to trace the suspect. On Monday, Kudal police held the suspect. He was taken into custody under a transfer warrant on Tuesday and stolen goods have been recovered.