A police officer in the shows of a pizza delivery man helped arrest two youths suspected to have been involved in a series of thefts. The police recovered gold and silver jewellery worth Rs 3.5lakh from the accused.
the duo – Deep Halder and Wasim Adhikary – inserted a SIM card into a stolen cellphone. “They had no idea that replacing a stolen cellphone’s SIM could help cops track them down,” an officer said.
an officer dialled the number and pretended to be a pizza delivery man. Dip received the call. the officer asked for the address where the pizza would be delivered. “Deep said he had not placed any order. Officer said there must have been a fault and asked for his name. Deep revealed his name.
The conversation continued and the officer asked for his address once again. This time, Deep shared an address in Haridevpur,” an officer said.
After interrogation, cops got to leads about his associate Asim Adhikari, who was hiding in the Sonarpur area. “recovered gold and silver jewellery worth Rs 3.5 lakh along with three mobile phones, an expensive camera, a lot of cash and a cycle.