Surat: On November 9, burgles escaped with gold ornaments worth Rs5.50 lakh and cash in Rs2 lakh from a land broker’s house in Mahidharpura area of the city.
Police said Harish Sumra, a resident of Alkapuri Society had gone to his sister’s house on the occasion of Bhaidooj in Navsari.
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When he returned and found his house’s lock and cupboard’s locker broken. Thieves had fled with gold bangles, rings, earrings, etc. and cash in the locker.
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The Police were checking CCTV camera footages of nearby bungalows for some evidence about the burgles.
The police said that ten days ago, the thieves had escaped with Rs 2lakh in cash from a retired bank manager’s house in the same area.