Samba, October 13
One Avtar Singh son of Joginder Singh of Sainik Colony, Jammu working in a factory at IGC Phase-1 SIDCO Samba lodged a written report at Police Post SIDCO that his Motor Cycle (Hero Passion Plus) bearing Registration No. JK02X-1832 parked outside the factory has been stolen. Accordingly, Case FIR No. 175/2015 u/s 379, 411 RPC was registered at Police Station Samba and investigation started. Acting on the report, a strong Naka headed by Inspector Khalil Ahmed, Incharge PP SIDCO under the supervision of Varinder Singh, Dy. SP HQ Samba and Inspector Sanjeev Chib, SHO Samba, was laid at SIDCO Chowk Samba and during checking two persons namely Ashwani Kumar Son of Dharam Pal of Koulpur Ramgarh & Sunil Kumar son of Dev Raj of Vijaypur were nabbed by the Police Party along with the stolen motor cycle after giving them a hot chase. During thorough questioning, both the accused persons disclosed that they used to sell the stolen Motor Cycles to one Sohan Lal Son of Bishan Dass of Jatwal who is working as a Scrap dealer in Ghagwal. Thereafter, a raid was conducted into the business premises of said Sohan Lal and recovery of 09 more Motor Cycles viz (1) JK02AB-1685 (Hero Passion Plus, Black in Colour) (2) JK02AC-6551 (Hero Passion Plus, Black in Colour) (3) JK)2T-8061 (Hero Passion Plus, Black in Colour) (4) JK)2AE-0830 (Hero Passion Plus, Black in Colour) (5) PB18K-0493 (Hero Passion Plus, Red in Colour) (6) JK02X-1330 (Hero Passion Plus, Black in Colour) (7) JK02AC-3311 (Hero Passion Plus, Black in Colour) (8) JK02AC-1856 (Bajaj Pulsar 150-CC, Red in Colour) & (9) Without Number Bajaj Pulsar 150-CC, Black in Colour), were made by the Police Party.
All other Motor Cycles were seized under section 550 Cr.P.C. Further investigation into the matter is going on and recovery of other thefts/vehicles in other cases by these accused persons cannot be ruled out.