Mangaluru July 03, 2016 : A house belonging to a builder at Konchady was burgled and cash to the tune of Rs 18 lakh was stolen on July 3, Saturday evening. CCTV images have revealed that two workers who were appointed by the house owner to serve as a maid and watchman had committed the theft along with four others.
The theft had taken place at around 6. 30 pm when Rao and his family had left for a relative’s house. In fact the maid named Jyothi (22) and Shiva (32) said to be from Dharwad were employed by the builder just a few days ago after the former approached him on seeing an advertisement in a daily. It is learnt they were provided an outhouse to reside.
CCTV images show the duo entering house by first burning the front door and then breaking it open using sharp tools. There were a total of six persons while the other four only assisted Shiva and Jyothi.
A complaint has been lodged with Kavoor police and investigations are underway.