Kadapa: The Kadapa I-City police arrested a jewelry store worker and recovered stolen home worthy of Rs. 1.2 crore and income Rs. 45,000 from him. The arrest was designed inside of five hrs of obtaining the complaint, the police said.

In accordance to the law enforcement, Shaik Masood, a resident of Nakash in Kadapa town, has been operating at Mehtab jewelry shop for the previous 20 yrs. He had gained the assurance of the shop owner Shaik Masthan.

Lately, Masood experienced provided surety to safe a mortgage for his relative. On the other hand, the relative failed to repay the financial loan and the collectors started off placing strain on Masood. Following this, he came up with a plan to safe income to pay out off the creditors.

Every single early morning, Masood utilised to go to the store owner’s home to choose up the keys to open up the store. Shaik Masthan would appear to the shop soon immediately after Masood arrived. With this in brain, the accused experienced manufactured a duplicate of the keys and stored them with him.

On 11 Might, Shaik Masthan and Masood locked the store and went property for lunch. But Masood came back again to the shop later on and opened the shutters with his copy keys. He stole 2.66 kg of gold jewellery and Rs. 45,000 dollars.

Shaik Mastan came to the store at 3 p.m and found the store experienced been robbed. He immediately complained to Kadapa I-Town CI T.V Satyanarayana. Dependent on his complaint, a circumstance was registered under sections 454 and 380 of the IPC and an investigation was launched.

The police explained Masood was on his way to Tirupati just after stealing the gold. He was arrested when the cops ended up conducting checks at the Balu Palli look at-put up near Railway Koduru.