October 12, 2020 12:36:26 am
Shikrapur police try to resolve a curious case. An SUV stolen from Koregaon Bhima within the early hours of October 7 was discovered deserted in Ahmednagar district the following day — with its digital techniques lacking and a observe that the car needs to be returned to its proprietor.
What is much more puzzling is that the facet window glass that the suspect smashed to enter the automotive — as seen in safety digital camera footage — was discovered changed with a brand new glass.
The SUV is owned by Vijay Gavhane, who runs a excursions and transport enterprise in Koregaon Bhima village close to Pune. At the time of theft, the SUV was parked close to the home of Gavhane’s driver Ganesh Jadhav. On October 7, Jadhav obtained a name from a neighbour asking whether or not he was within the automotive because the door was open.
Jadhav rushed outdoors however earlier than he may attain the car, the suspect drove off at excessive pace, so did one other automotive — suspected to be pushed by his confederate. Jadhav couldn’t observe the registration of the opposite automotive. He tried to chase the car in one other automotive however misplaced path.
A criticism was registered at Shikrapur police station towards unidentified suspects. Police began analysing footage of a safety digital camera put in throughout the road the place the SUV was parked. The suspect may very well be seen breaking the facet window to get inside and is believed to have began the automotive by hot-wiring, which suggests beginning it by bypassing the ignition change. Police circulated the photograph and details about the automotive on social media and alerted neighbouring police stations.
On October eight night time, Gavhane acquired a name from police in Ahmednagar district that his automotive was discovered deserted on Daund-Ahmednagar freeway, round 80 km from Koregaon Bhima. Police discovered a observe written in Marathi on cardboard. The observe learn that “the automotive belongs to a tour and journey firm in Koregaon Bhima in Pune. It has been stolen from Koregaon Bhima and needs to be returned to its proprietor”.
The central digital management items, music system and audio system had been stolen, however the facet window smashed by the suspect had been changed. It might be launched to the proprietor after courtroom formalities, police stated. “We are but to establish the suspects…While stealing the pricey management unit and music system appear to be the motive, why did the suspects abandon it after changing the damaged glass?” an officer requested.
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