TWO THIEVES CAUGHT RED-HANDED
■ PANCHKULA: The police caught two miscreants red-handed while they while committing a theft at a house in Sector 6 here on Monday night.
The incident took place when the owner of the house had gone for some work in Chandigarh with his family.
The miscreants, Amit and Parveen, both residents of Manimajra, entered the house at around 10.30pm. One of the neighbours, who was aware that the family was not home, after hearing some noises called up the owner to ascertain whether he was inside the house.
On getting the information, the owner reached the house and called the police. A PCR and a team from the Sector-6 police post reached there. They entered the house and arrested the thieves red-handed.
“We recovered a stabiliser and a stereo from their possession. A case under Sections 454 (trespass) and 380 (theft) has been registered against the accused. Both were produced in the court on Tuesday, which sent them to judicial custody,” said ASI Balwant Singh, incharge of the Sector-6 police post.