|Two ATM ‘thieves’ sent to 14-day judicial custody |
JALUKBARI, Oct 9 - Two persons, who were arrested last night for their involvement in an ATM theft, were sent to 14-day judicial custody.
“Niren Saharia (25) and Ramen Deka (25), who were former employees of Radisson Blu hotel, on September 4 tried to break open a SBI ATM installed on the hotel premises but managed to loot only a Rs 500 note from the ATM. However, the duo fled the scene fearing that they could get caught,” said Jalukbari Police Outpost in-charge AP Deuri, adding, “based on the complaint, the Jalukbari police checked the CCTV footage the next day and managed to apprehend the duo.”
The police also managed to recover an iron rod, some clothes used during the crime, from a house at Gotanagar today, said Deuri. The accused persons have been booked under 1206/18 of IPC 380, 427 and 457.