Srinagar Police arrests car lifter; Stolen vehicles recovered
Srinagar, May 09: On 2nd of May 2018, Police Station Karanagar received a complaint from one person namely Ghulam Ahmed Purzagar son of Late Abdul Aziz Purzagar resident of Towheedabad Nowshera Soura Srinagar at present shopkeeper, located at Gole Market Karanagar, Srinagar stating therein that his Alto car bearing registration number JKO1H-9009 along with original documents of the vehicle and some personal belongings which were lying in the vehicle, has been stolen.
On this complaint, a case FIR number 19/2018 under section 379 RPC was registered and investigation was taken up. During the course of investigation, a team under the supervision SDPO Shaheedgunj Shri Imran Malik headed by SHO Police Station Karan Nagar Shri Museer Asgar was constituted. By using all resources including modern techniques, it was established that thief had taken the vehicle towards Baramulla District.
During further investigation, one person namely Mushtaq Ahmad Lone son of Abdul Ahad Lone resident of Nowpora Wagoora Baramulla was apprehended. On questioning, he admitted his involvement in the offence & on his disclosure 03 stolen vehicles Alto car bearing registration No. JK01H-9009, stolen vehicle of Case FIR No. 24/2017 U/S 379 RPC & Alto car bearing registration No. JK02AE-3878 were recovered.
The said car lifter was operating in Srinagar from the last one year and the stolen vehicles were being sold in Baramulla after preparation of fake registration and number plates. Further investigation is going on.