5 members of an inter-state gang of thieves, who were involved in 9 house thefts in city, have been arrested by crime branch of UT police. The police have recovered gold jewelry valued around Rs 12 lakh from miscreants. suspects were active in neighboring states and have several cases registered against them.
They were arrested for committing a theft at a residence in Sector 51. Complainant name Vikas Sharma had reported that a daylight robbery was reported from his house on 9 October. Cash and jewelry, both worth around Rs 4.50 lakh, were stolen from the house.
The police said with their capture,2 cases registered at Sector 49 police station and one case each registered at Sector 39, Maloya, Sector 34 Mani Majra, Sector 26, and Sarangpur police stations had been solved.
During investigation, gold jewelry, weighing around 300 gm and valued Rs 12 lakh, was recovered from Delhi. It was found that gang was active in Ludhiana, Lucknow, Delhi, Jaipur and Dehradun. They have several cases registered against them in neighboring states.