SRINAGAR: Police in Shopian solved a theft case by arresting two accused persons involved in the commission of crime and have recovered stolen property from their possession.
Police Station Shopian received a written complaint from Intizamiya Committee of Jamia Masjid Shopian stating that some unknown thief/thieves have stolen a donation box along with money from Jamia Masjid Shopian during the intervening night of 28-29/04/2021.
On receiving the complaint, a case under relevant sections of law was registered in PS Shopian and investigation was initiated.
During the course of investigation, officers using all available means learnt about the involvement of two accused persons identified as Arif Ahmed Bhat son of Mohd Yaseen and Owais Ahmed Lone son of Ab Hamid Lone both residents of Sedow Shopian. Subsequently, both the accused persons have been arrested and shifted to Police Station where they remain in custody.
On their disclosure, the stolen property was recovered. Further investigation of the case is in progress.
Our efforts should assure community members that Police is resolved to act tough against the individuals involved in criminal activities.