Uppinangady, Aug 16, 2019: Thieves who broke into the R K Jewellers in the town have decamped with jewellery worth several lakhs of rupees. The theft which took place Thursday night came to light this morning.
The shutter lock of the jewellery store has been opened using a gas cutter. The thieves had also cut off the CCTV connection and taken away the hard disc. They however have left behind cylinders used for welding as well as the gas cutter.
The night watchman of the area who sits near this jewellery store had been away to take a round at 3 am. By the time he returned at 3.30 the jewellery store was looted.
Dog squad and finger print experts are at the spot. Senior police officials are also at the spot.