Pune 25 Jan 2018 (PCP NEWS) : Smart Policing from Crime Branch unit 1 team resulted to recover 45 ONE PLUS 5 Cell phones worth 10 lakh rupees from a over Smart Thief of Amazon online Shopping, said Dcp Crime Pankaj Dahane here this evening.
Dahane while speaking with PCP NEWS, further said that, from last one year nearly 234, ONE PLUS 5 HANDSETS were stolen from Amazon Transportation, regarding this theft a Police complaint was registered. Along with Local police, crime branch was also trying to detect this complaint. One team member from Crime Branch unit 1, headed by Senior Police Inspector Nitin Bhonsale Patil, met a person working with Amazon Transportation, was selling ONE PLUS 5 Cell phones at low price, which raised many questions in police mind, since this phone is for sale only on online by Amazon, this information was shared with senior, where it was decided to lay a trap to nab him. Accuse Suraj Suresh Kadam of 25 from Bhairav Nagar Dhanori, got trapped easily. During search police found 4 handsets in his sack. He was brought to Crime Branch, during interrogation, he confessed about theft of many handsets from his organisation, said Dahane.
Sr Police Inspector Nitin Bhonsale Patil while speaking about the modes of theft said that, accuse use to receive consignment in large numbers, where he use to stole 2/3 pieces from each consignment & then with the help of Bill in the Handset box, he use to sell these handsets on OLX, where he use to get good price. Till now 45 One plus 5 handsets worth 10 lakh rupees are been recovered & further investigation is going, said Bhonsale Patil.
Acp Crime Samir Sheikh, also appealed Citizens that they should check the bills of the products which they shop online, they should not purchase products for which the bill is not raised in their name. PCP/SDJ 20 30