Police arrests 3 persons in vehicle theft cases


Srinagar Police arrested on Tuesday three persons for the offences of theft in different cases registered in Rajhbagh Police Station.

The spokesman said that Police Station Rajhbagh received two written complaints from two persons namely Sajad Ahmad Jan, a resident of Kursoo Rajbagh and Wajahat Amin Bhat, resident of Batpora Sopore, wherein they stated that some unknown thieves have stolen their Motorcycle bearing registration number JKOIR-7107 and Scooty bearing registration number JK05E-4363 from Jawahar Nagar and LD Hospital respectively.

Srinagar Police solves theft cases

Accordingly, a case FIR No’s. 21/2019 and 66/2019 under relevant sections of the law were registered and investigation in these matters was initiated.

During the course of the investigation, officers identified one suspect namely Kiyaas Ahmad War, son of Fayaz Ahmad War, a resident of Baki Aaker Handwara. When the officer spoke to him, they learnt about his involvement in both the theft cases. Officers also recovered stolen motorcycle and scooter and handed them over to their rightful owners after legal formalities.

Meanwhile, another complaint was received by Police Station Rajbagh from a person namely Nazrul Islam, a resident of Kangan Ganderbal stating therein that he has purchased one BMW vehicle bearing registration number DL1CM-6235 from two persons namely Shahid Ahmad and Sahil residents of Kolkata and paid Rs.2.50 lacs for the vehicle. However, they later stole the same vehicle and escaped away from Rajbagh area.

A case FIR No 75/2019 under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Rajbagh. During the course of the investigation, both the accused persons were arrested and the stolen vehicle was recovered from their possession.

Pertinently, a SIT headed by SHO PS Rajbagh was constituted to investigate these cases under the supervision of SDPO Sadder. SIT was able to work out these cases with considerable success.


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