Two history sheeters arrested by Satara police in Haryana
The two have manipulated ATMs in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and HaryanaUpdated: Oct 21, 2020, 16:25 IST
Two members of a national gang, involved in 711 cases of ATM theft, were arrested by the Satara police and remanded to their custody by a local court.
The two were identified as Sakruddin Faijru (36) and Ravi alias Ravinder Chandarpal (33), both residents of Haryana.
The two have manipulated ATMs in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and Haryana.
Of the 711 cases found to have been registered against them in these states, 447 are from Maharashtra, 102 from Karnataka, 64 from Gujarat, 43 in Haryana, 29 in MP, 24 in Rajasthan, and two in UP, according to a statement issued by Satara police.
A team of four Satara police officials were in Haryana looking for the duo for the past several days, according to the police.
The two were found while trying to evade arrest in a Baleno car in Haryana when they were arrested.
The police have seized Rs 1,50,000 in cash, the car, and two mobile phones from the two, according to the statement.
The two were found while Satara police officers from Shahupuri police station were investigating cheating and theft case registered on October 5.
The case was registered after the manager of Canara bank located in Radhika Chowk area of Satara submitted a complaint stating Rs 2,00,000 had been withdrawn by manipulating the machine.
The manipulation and the wrongful withdrawal had been made between September 20 and September 21.
Assistant police inspector Vishal Vaykar of Shahupuri police station is investigating the case.