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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.


Thane: 26-yr-old held for trying to kill brother-in-law

The man was arrested on Friday for allegedly trying to kill his brother-in-law in Kalyan because his cellphone did not have enough charge to play a game.

Thane: Police try to trace owners of over 50 seized vehicles

“We have pick-up vehicles to expensive bikes, and people have started coming in to ask about vehicles that they have lost,” said a police officer from zone 1.

Thane: Gang of vehicle thieves busted, nine held

The police have seized 80 vehicles and are looking for over 25 others that were sold in other states, sources said. The police said the gang’s activities came to light when a pick-up vehicle was stolen from Rabodi.

Thane: 21-year-old man held for setting 18 vehicles ablaze

The accused Gaurav Palvi had an argument with Prashant Bhoir, who runs a laundromat in the area. Palvi wanted to set Bhoir’s bike ablaze but accidentally set 18 other vehicles on fire, said the police.


Thane: Murder accused on run for 20 years arrested

Allegedly associated with the Dawood Ibrahim gang, the man — identified as Mohammad Ahmed Khan Mahadik (50) — had changed his identity and was living in Muscat for the last 17 years, the police said.

Mumbai: 3 held with ambergris, pangolin scales, says police

The pangolin scales weigh around 6 kg and cost close to Rs 20 lakh.

Fake call centre busted in Thane, four arrested

According to police, the complainant, a housewife from Shil-Daighar was cheated by the accused of Rs 4 lakh when she approached the police.

AK-56 seizure: Thane Police gets custody of alleged aide of Dawood Ibrahim

Naeem Khan, who has been in jail since April 2016 for allegedly planning to kill a former gangster, was produced before the court by the Anti-Extortion Cell of the Thane Police.