Gulmarg Police recovered the cash and stolen valuables of the tourists from the accused at Pattan, police said on Friday.
A tourist Sanjay Manohar son of Manohar Patil resident of Nasik Maharashtra who was staying in Hotel Heewan Resort Gulmarg reported in Police station Gulmarg that during the intervening night of May 20 and21 cash of Rs 5000 and golden Jewelry worth Rs 1,72,000 were stolen.
Gulmarg police registered a case FIR No. 08/2013 under section 457,380 RPC and started the investigation.
With the help of electronic and scientific technique, police managed to zero in to a suspect Fayaz Ahmad Sheikh son of Abdul Ahad Sheikh resident of Reshipora. He was arrested from Palhallan Pattan on May 22, 2013.
During his questioning the suspect disclosed that he had stolen ornaments and cash from tourist and on his disclosure Police Gulmarg recovered all the stolen items from him.
The accused was produced before Court and after obtaining court orders the stolen items were handed over to the complainant.