Narpoli police arrest three people for bike theft, 10 bikes seized
Bhiwandi: Narpoli police officers arrest three for bike theft, 10 bikes seized | YOF
Thane: Narpoli Police Station officials on Thursday arrested three people from Bhiwandi in Thane and seized 10 motorbikes from them which they allegedly stole from various parts of the town.
In Thane district, there have been frequent complaints of bike thefts in recent times and even police officials were worried about the increase in bike thefts.
Madan Ballal, Senior Police Inspector of Narpoli Police Station, said: “On Thursday we received information from our sources that some people were coming to sell stolen bicycles. Acting on the information received, we have formed a team and set a trap and grabbed two people when they arrived at the specified place with the vehicles. We seized six vehicles stolen by them from different parts of the city. Also in another case we found a man moving from suspiciously in a particular part of town so we apprehended and questioned him, earlier he gave non-committal answers but after questioning he confessed to being involved in a bike theft, we seized four bikes from him.
Ballal added, “In total, we seized 10 bicycles and the arrested accused were identified as Ranjeet Manicklal Mukhiya (24), Krishna Sakat (21) and Hussain Mastan Sheikh Alias Miran (22). We are investigating the case further and also trying to find out how many bike thefts they are all involved in.”
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