Pune 29 Mar 2017 (PCP NEWS) : Today the Crime Branch Unit 3 Senior Police Inspector Sitaram Morey and his team succeeded to nab a interstate Irani Gang, who had committed many offences of chain Snatching, Premium Bike and four wheeler thefts said the DCP Crime P R Patil here this evening.
Patil while speaking with PCP News Correspondent further said that from last many days chain snatching, bikes theft cases were increasing, so including all police stations, all the crime branch teams were on the field, Sitaram Morey and his team PI Rawindra Babar, API Prakash Awhagade, ASI Ashok Bhonsale. Constable Stivan Sundaram, Gunshilam Rangam, Raju Rasge, Anil Ghadge, Anil Bhonsale, Shiwanand Swami, Gajanan Ganbote, Jawed Pathan, Atul Sathe, Sandip Rathod, Sandip Talekar, Kalpesh Bansode, Sujit Pawar, Balasaheb Shirsath and Sudhir Sonawne,were Patrolling in their jurisdiction, same time two youngsters were noticed on a Duke bike, so the police stopped for the necessary verification, both of them couldn’t answer properly, so they were brought to Crime Branch office, where they both confessed about many chain snatching and vehicle theft offences said Patil.
ACP Suresh Bhonsale added that, they had formed two gangs and during early hours they use to snatch the chain and flee from the spot, the other two use to escort them by Bike or car, during the interrogation they mentioned about the other two accompaniments, who were arrested in some time. Police recovered around 650 grams Gold chains from the person who use to purchase on low price, 5 premium Bikes Duke and Pulsar 200 along with Alto maruti car had been seized, till now around 26 Lakh property had been seized said the ACP.
Sitaram Morey added that. all the accused were identified as Muktar Sayyad Irani, of 19, Aliraza Hussain Irani 0f 19, Imran Phiroz Irani of 24 and Vasim Shamim Patel of 19, all from Loni Kalbhor, Dist Pune, Till now 22 Chain Snatching offences had been detected, besides this Kalidas Sudam Kalbhor of 38 from Loni Kalbhor and Bishwajeet Ganapaty Maal of 47 from Ganesh Peth are also arrested for purchasing the Gold Ornaments. This Irani Gang was operating in Mumbai, Pune and some parts of Karnataka, some of them are wanted in Pune and Karnataka said Morey.
Police Commissioner Rashmi Shukla, had appealed the citizens to help the force, who are for the security of the citizens, besides this the citizens should report immediately regarding any suspicious moment of anyone nearby them, women’s should avoid wearing heavy ornaments, peoples should carry valid documents with their vehicles, for hassle free roaming. The information shared will be kept confidential, and will not harass them said Shukla. PCP/DJ 17 15