2 held on robbery charge
A woman and her male friend have been arrested on charge of robbery.
Police said today the woman, Kavitha, was in real estate business and had incurred loss. She hatched a plan with her friend H Ravi Kumar, an auto driver, to rob her mother in-law Papamma.
On March 22, the duo robbed ornaments after tying hands of Papamma while she was sleeping. Later, Kavitha lodged a complaint with the police that two men had robbed 438 grams of gold, 2 kg silver ornaments besides cash Rs 48,000 from the house after threatening her mother in-law.
A team of police succeeded in nabbing the culprits which included complainant and her friend and recovered 250 gram gold and 1.5 kg of silver articles. The duo had planned to sell the robbed articles and share the money.
(Posted on 09-04-2014)