Armed dacoits loot ornaments worth over Rs 3 lakh
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Last Updated: Monday, July 04, 2011, 19:39
  
Thane: Three persons were injured one of them seriously when armed dacoits raided a residence in a village here Monday and looted ornaments worth over Rs 3 lakh, rural police said.

The incident took place in Kardal village in the early hours when a gang of six members broke into a house using huge stones, they said.

The members allegedly beat up the house inmates and decamped with ornaments worth Rs 3,30,000, police said.

Two of the injured were admitted to a local hospital while one 31-year-old Jaideep Jaswant Thakkar has been shifted to a hospital in Virar in critical condition, they said.

Police said a man hunt has been launched for the dacoits and a case in this regard has been registered with the Saphala police.

PTI


First Published: Monday, July 04, 2011, 19:39


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