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Thieves decamp with gold worth Rs 5 lakh from house at Shankerpura

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, Apr 26, 2019: Thieves who broke into a house at Subhash Nagar in Shankerapura have decamped with gold jewellery worth around Rs 5 lakhs.

theftThe  theft took place in the house of a retired teacher named Irene Martis.

The  thieves could lay their hands on the valuables kept in the cupboard  as they could open it  with its key which was kept in another cupboard that was not locked.

Irene had placed the jewellery in the cupboard after returning from an ordination ceremony  the previous day.

A complaint had been lodged  at Shirva police station.