MUMBAI: Four were arrested after seven months of investigation. Seven months after a theft at a jewellery store in MIDC-Andheri, 3.5kg of the total 10 kg stolen gold were recovered by police.
The jewellery was seized from a field in Nathdwara, Rajasthan, possessed by the accused.
A 24-year-old youth had lodged an FIR stating thieves had attacked him and looted his uncle of 10 kg gold valued at Rs 35 crore.
Apart from gold he also got his hand on cash Rs 3.5 lakh. When the theft came to daylight, the accused tried to clean it off.
He prepared up to a story to tell and he was being questioned. He said that two unidentified persons had sprayed something which knocked him out. But, after the evidence was collected and he was arrested after 7 months of search.
The case turned out to be key accused in the event. Four people have been arrested in the case.