Crime Briefs; Narcotic substances seized,4 arrested

In two separate raids this week,the Anti-Narcotic Cell of the Mumbai Police have seized contraband worth Rs 9.40 lakh and arrested four persons,including a woman.

Written by Express News Service | Published: March 30, 2012 1:17 am

Narcotic substances seized,4 arrested

In two separate raids this week,the Anti-Narcotic Cell (ANC) of the Mumbai Police have seized contraband worth Rs 9.40 lakh and arrested four persons,including a woman. Cops have seized 3 kg of charas worth Rs 2.40 lakh and 70 kg of ganja worth Rs 7 lakh.

In the first incident,three persons were arrested by the Worli unit of the ANC for allegedly possessing ganja worth Rs 7 lakh. The accused – Sunil Mohite (23),Ambadas Pawar (25) and Mangesh Monawale (47) – were arrested by ANC sleuths from Chunabhatti in Mumbai on Monday. In the second incident,a 40-year-old woman was arrested by the ANC’s Kandivali unit for allegedly possessing 3 kg charas.

Junior artiste among 3 held for robbery

Varian police on Thursday claimed to have cracked the robbery at the house of a 62-year-old woman in Goregaon last month with the arrest of three suspects,including a junior artiste in movies.

Junior artiste Rohit alias Bhole Singh (24),who was broke and wanted money badly to maintain his social status,had allegedly plotted the crime along with the other two arrested,Shivam alias Gullu Singh (19) and Sujit Singh (33).

Neighbour kidnaps toddler in Mahim

A three-month old toddler,Maqdum Shaikh,was allegedly kidnapped by one of his neighbours in Mahim. The suspect had slapped the toddler’s elder brother before escaping with the infant,while his mother who works as a domestic help in the area was away at work. ens

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