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Thane: Man ‘beats wife to death’ in front of minor daughter, son

Police said the accused beat his wife to death and then leaving her at the door, went to his mother’s house, who took him to the police station.

Maharashtra: Eight-year-old raped in Bhiwandi

“The man took her to an abandoned factory near her house, where he held her at knifepoint and raped her. He then locked the girl inside the factory and left in the evening, but the girl managed to climb out of the factory’s roof,” the officer said.


Thane: Man who jumped parole in murder case held after 14 years

“Mukane had killed his uncle in 1997 over some property issues. He was sentenced to life in 1999. However, in 2005, when he was granted parole, he never returned and went missing,” said a senior crime branch officer.

Thane: Priest held for ‘sexual assault’ of five men

In his statement, the complainant said he had been visiting a temple since 2006, where he met the priest. Police said in 2009, the priest discouraged the man from marrying a woman he was in a relationship with and told him that she will not be able to conceive.

Thane: 10 hours after mutilated, unidentified body found, police arrest murderer

Police have identified the victim as Govind Banarasi, a construction worker from Waghbill area, and arrested his friend Raju Chavhan for the murder on Tuesday afternoon.

Thane: Three held for impersonation, extortion in Kashimira

According to the police, a 30-year-old man and his female friend were questioned by the trio, who identified themselves as police officers on April 30


Thane: Teen falls from 32nd floor, dies

The boy allegedly told the family that he had to go visit another friend and left the house, police said. “He then went to the refuge area of the highrise and jumped or fell,” said an officer investigating the case.

Thane: 100 phones seized from ‘gang involved in snatching, house break-ins’; 3 held

“They were arrested when they were trying to break into a jewellery store on March 14. We were interrogating them, when one of them slipped up about the stolen phones,” said a senior officer from Navghar police.

Told not to speed, Thane cabbie bites, assaults passenger; arrested

The passenger had allegedly told the driver not to speed when the accused stopped the car and tried to force him out of the car, police said.

Thane: Decomposed, dismembered body of child found near Titwala

While police have not been able to identify the gender of the child, the possibility that the victim was sexually abused before the murder has not been ruled out.