Udhampur Police worked out 02 burglary cases under the jurisdiction of Police Station Udhampur and arrested 03 burglars with the recovery of stolen gold, cash and other household domestic items amounting to Rs. 1,155,110/- Based on the frequent incidents of theft cases especially in Udhampur town, special Police teams were constituted at Police Station level and were ordered to work out all such cases at the earliest so that a check could be maintained on such theft/burglary incidents.
In one such case on 11.01.2017, a written complaint was lodged by one Amit Raj Choudhary S/o Dhram Chand Choudhary R/o Subash Nagar Udhampur, Tehsil and District Udhampur in connection with commission of theft by some unknown accused persons in his house. In this regard, an FIR No. 22/2017 U/S 457/380/RPC was registered in Police Station Udhampur and a team of police officers/officials led by SI Ved Parkash was deputed to workout the case at the earliest.
Accordingly, Police party of Police Station Udhampur conducted raids in various suspicious areas and questioned number of suspects. During the course of investigation, police party zeroed 02 suspects namely (1) Jamat Ali S/o Sain Mohd. Caste Gujjar R/o Panthal Reasi and (2) Mohd. Iqbal S/o Mohd. Shafi R/o Chakhar, Udhampur, who were subjected to thorough questioning. While interrogation, the suspects broke out and confessed the commission of burglary. On the disclosure of these suspects, Police Party recovered all of the household items including one Gold Chain, Cash to the tune of Rs. 4060 and other house hold domestic items like 27 ladies suits, 13 gents shirts, 01, one pent coat etc. in all amounting to about Rs. 1,55,110/-. Further investigation of the case is going on as the police is working on the involvement of these burglars in some other cases as well.
In yet another case, a written complaint was lodged by one Jagdish Kumar S/o Sh. Jameet Ram R/o Laddan, Tehsil and District Udhampur on 05/01/2017 regarding burglary in his shop in Laddan, Udhampur by some unknown accused persons. On this, a Case FIR No. 15/2017 U/S 457/380/RPC was registered in Police station and investigation started. During the course of investigation, police party arrested on suspect namely Khurshid Ahmed S/o Abdul Karim R/o Bain Tehsil Chenani, District Udhampur, who confessed the commission of burglary. Accordingly recoveries were made on his disclosure whose value is yet to be ascertained. The case is under investigation as the police team is in the process of working out the involvement of some more accused persons in the case