A 47-year-old man and his cousin have been arrested whereas making an attempt to rob the identical home that they’d damaged into in 2015 and stolen Rs 50 lakh money and gold ornaments, police mentioned on Saturday.
Accused Somnath Bansode had saved Rs 22 lakh and purchased a 1-bedroom-hall-kitchen flat, whereas Sudhakar obtained Rs 28 lakh and purchased property in Manjari for Rs 20 lakh, in addition to a automobile and a motorbike, police mentioned.
Somnath was arrested on July 30 when he entered the flat with a knife however was caught, and his confederate Sudhakar was arrested quickly after, a Deccan Gymkhana police station official mentioned.
“Somnath was arrested just lately from the identical home on Prabhat Street that he had robbed together with Sudhakar in 2015. Apparently, we now have discovered that whereas Rs 50 lakh was looted on the time, the complainant had advised the police solely Rs four lakh money and Rs 1 lakh value of gold was stolen,” he mentioned.
“The complainant has mentioned he didn’t need to shock his spouse by letting her know he saved a lot cash at house,” he added.
The gadgets purchased with the loot, valued at Rs 62.95 lakh now, have been confiscated, he mentioned.
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