PUNE: The Pimpri Chinchwad crime department on Tuesday arrested the mastermind behind the theft of a money dishing out unit containing Rs 5.71 lakh from a kiosk at Thermax Chowk in Nigdi on June 8.
Crime department inspector Balkrishna Sawant stated the suspect, Meherbansingh Tarasingh Dangi (25) of Nigdi, hatched the plot of stealing the money dishing out unit alongside along with his accomplices. “Dangi had additionally carried out the recce of a number of kiosks in Chinchwad and Nigdi,” Sawant stated.
He stated Dangi and his accomplices stole a pickup truck from Lonikalbhor and reached Thermax Chowk. “Seeing a police car close to the kiosk, they dropped the thought. After someday, they dragged out the money dishing out unit from one other kiosk in the identical Chowk and fled,” he stated.
The Pimpri Chinchwad crime department on June 18 had arrested two from the gang — Ajaysingh Dudhani and Shrikant Dhotre. “The police additionally had recovered the unit which the gang had dumped into Mula Mutha river,” Sawant stated.
Dudhani tried suicide whereas in police custody.