Tripura man arrested 37 years after he stole Rs 840

A man has been arrested in Tripura 37 years after he stole Rs 840, police said.

IANS| Last Updated: Nov 30, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

Agartala: A man has been arrested in Tripura 37 years after he stole Rs 840, police said here on Saturday.

Abinash Das, 57, alias Sadhu was arrested by officials from the Airport police station near Agartala from his house at Narayanpur in western Tripura on Friday night, a police spokesman said.

Police on Saturday presented the accused before a court, which sent him to 14 days police custody.
Das was absconding for the past 37 years after he had stolen Rs 840 from a neighbour.