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Puttur : Thieves decamp with jewels worth Rs 4 lakhs from house at Darbe

Puttur : Thieves decamp with jewels worth Rs 4 lakhs from house at Darbe

Mangalore Today News Network

Puttur, May 02, 2016: Gold jewellery worth over Rs 4 lakhs were stolen from a house at Darbe when the occupants were away at Kozhikode in Kerala to attend a function. The theft   came to light on May 1, Sunday morning.



The thieves had gained entry into the house owned by K Prabhaker Shenoy by breaking open the front door. The broken front door was noticed by a milk supplying boy on Sunday  and he immediately brought the matter to the notice of a neighbour who happens to be the brother of the house owner.

On getting information about the theft, the family of Prabhaker Shenoy rushed back in the evening.  Sources said diamond earrings and golden mangalasutra  were among the stolen  valuables.

Police found all things in the house including silver articles scattered around. However, foreign currency which too  was in the cupboard  was not stolen by the thieves.

Investigations are underway.

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Comments on this Article
Bharath, Kundapur Mon, May-2-2016, 2:31
Never trust and entertain strangers at your door step. The police have to trace the thieves at the earliest
Gautham Patel, Moodabidri Mon, May-2-2016, 2:09
Last year there was a lot of theft cases in Udupi to Kundapur think now the thieves have targeted Puttur . The police have to arrest the culprits at the earliest
Aman Surya, Bengaluru Mon, May-2-2016, 2:06
Never trust anyone nor discuss the personnel matters with the strangers. Be at your safety.
Harish Shetty, Sullia Mon, May-2-2016, 2:03
This is similar theft that took place in a doctor’s residence recently in Puttur . The work of some known people
Dinesh Mallya, Puttur Mon, May-2-2016, 2:01
What are the police doing just taking the finger prints and giving hope to the family to catch the thief
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