Hyderabad

Burglar nabbed, 550 grams of gold recovered

The Medipally police on Monday caught a burglar for his alleged involvement in several property offences reported in Cyberabad this year. The police recovered 550 grams of gold ornaments valued at Rs.17 lakh from him.

The accused Maram Venkata Reddy (39) of Nalgonda district was caught during vehicle checking at Canara Bank Bus stop in Medipally. The accused selected locked houses and entered the premises by breaking the door locks or removing window grills, DCP Malkajgiri Rama Rajeshwari said.

The accused was involved in 18 burglaries reported in Medipally, L. B. Nagar and Malkajgiri police station limits. He was committing burglaries for the last 20 years and was convicted in a few cases, she added.

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