Thane Police File Case Against Employee for Alleged Rs 5 Lakh Jewellery Theft

Thane, 20th June 2024: Thane police recently filed a case against an employee of a jewellery store accused of absconding with jewellery valued at approximately Rs 5 lakh, as reported on Wednesday.

The shop owner entrusted Kuldipsingh Rawat (41) with the jewellery to be hallmarked on Tuesday. However, Rawat subsequently became unreachable and did not visit the hallmarking unit or return to the shop, prompting the owner to alert the police.

An FIR has been lodged against Rawat under IPC section 408 for criminal breach of trust, according to the station house officer of Kapurbawdi police station.