Driver nabbed for burglary at house : The Tribune India

Join Whatsapp Channel

Driver nabbed for burglary at house

Driver nabbed for burglary at house

Photo for representation. File photo

Tribune News Service

Amritsar, May 15

Two days after a house was burgled in the Shashtri Nagar area located on Lawrence Road here, the police have arrested driver of the house owner identified as Sukhpreet Singh, a resident of Kallewal village. The police recovered Rs 70,000 in cash and gold jewellery worth Rs 6.43 lakh from his possession.

Prabhjot Singh Virk, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, said two days ago complainant Munish Suneja stated to the police that an unknown person had decamped with cash and jewellery from his house. Following the complaint, a police team under the supervision of Varinder Singh Khosa, Assistant Commissioner of Police (North), investigated the incident. After a preliminary probe, the police arrested Sukhpreet Singh, the driver of the complainant.

Khosa said Suneja had hired Sukhpreet as driver around a week ago. After winning the trust of the complainant’s family, he decamped with jewellery and cash on Monday, Khosa said. The police arrested driver from Madan Mohan Malviya Road and recovered jewellery and cash from him, he added.

About The Author

The Tribune News Service brings you the latest news, analysis and insights from the region, India and around the world. Follow the Tribune News Service for a wide-ranging coverage of events as they unfold, with perspective and clarity.

Top News

6 more die of suspected heat stroke as mercury soars to 49 degrees Celsius in Rajasthan

Met issues 'red' warning for Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh; Phalodi in Rajasthan sizzles at 49 degrees Celsius

The extreme heat will continue in parts of Delhi, Rajasthan,...

Pune car crash: Juvenile's father, 5 others sent in judicial custody

Attempt made to show teen was not driving Porsche, says Pune top cop, admits to probe lapses

2 police officials suspended for lapses committed during the...

Court convicts activist Medha Patkar in defamation case filed by Delhi L-G VK Saxena

23 years after Delhi L-G VK Saxena’s complaint, activist Medha Patkar convicted in defamation case

Delhi Metropolitan Magistrate Raghav Sharma posts the matter...

Sunrisers Hyderabad post 175-9 against Rajasthan Royals in IPL Qualifier 2

IPL 2024: Royal 'harakiri' puts Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL final, to face KKR

Apart from Boult (3/45) and Avesh Khan (3/27), Sandeep Sharm...


View All