Anjuna Police have busted a mobile thieves gang at Sunburn venue, Vagator, Bardez Goa.
As Police they had received that many thieves will be coming to Sun Burn festival for committing thefts of mobile phones. Accordingly the staff were deployed in civil clothes at specific points to keep watch on suspicious persons moving around.
Accordingly 02 persons were found suspiciously moving during which they were rounded up and questioned and further they disclosed that they along with thier partners have come to the festival to steal mobile phones.
Further investigation led the police team to one hotel in Calangute during which the remaining 16 persons were also arrested. The 03 vehicles which were used by the accused persons have also been seized by the police.
The accused persons are as followsः
1. Amin s/o Mobin Khan, Age 32 yrs, r/o Room No. 416, Prabhudya Nagar, RAK Road, Wadala Mumbai-31, P.S. RAK Road.
2. Pramod Pujari s/o Nagesh Pujari, Age 26 yrs, r/o Vill. Badravali, P.S. Osmania, Dist.
3.Zaman Azim Khan, Age 27 yrs, ro Flat No. 701, Amrut Nagar, Darga road, Sushil Chandra Apts, Mumbai Thane Mumbai, P.S. Mumbra.
4. Arbaz s/o Firoz Yelukar, Age 26 yrs, r/o Room No. 303, Shivaji Nagar Amrut Nagar,
Sushil Chandra Apts, Mumbai Thane Mumbai, P.S. Mumbra.
5. Farooq s/o Saleh Mohd. Arbani, Age 35 yrs, r/o 404, 4th Floor, Sahyadri Apts. Thakur
pada, Mumbra, Thane, P.S. Mumbra.
6. Adil s/o Abdul Sattar, Patni, Age 25 yrs, r/o Jeevan Bagh, Boorbani A Wing, 2nd Floor, Room No 34 Mumbra, Thane, P.S. Mumbra.
7. Abdul Latif s/o Abdul Sattar Khan, Age 38 yrs, r/o Room No. 6, Sanjay Bhagat Chawl, Shankar Mandir, Mumbra, Thane, P.S. Mumbra.
8. Imran Mohd. s/o Nacem Rangrez, Age 28 yrs, r/o Room No. 6, Jeevanbagh Road, Next
to Mumbra station, Mumbra, P.S. Mumbra.
9. Karan Vijay Telkar, Age 21 yrs, r/o Room No. 5, Anil Bhagat Chawl, Dattuwadi, Mumbra.
10. Yusuf s/o Abdul Shaikh, Age 28 yrs, r/o Room No. 4, Kailashgiri Nagar, Opp. Mumbra Railway Station Mumbra.
11.Mohammed Rafiq s/o Aslam Shaikh, Age 25 yrs, r/o Room No. 10, Anil Bhagat Chawl, Dattuwadi Mumbra.
12. Sohail Zubair Ahemad Shaikh, Age 35 yrs, r/o Room No. 505, Dream Height Building, Sonaji Nagar, Opp. Vitthal Ground Mumbra.
13. Mohammed Aftab s/o Yusuf Qureshi, Age 23 yrs, r/o Room No. 302, Taj Building, Near Mumbra Railway station, Mumbra.
14. Sharukh s/o Farukh Shaikh, Age 23 yrs, r/o Room No. 405, Panch Ratna Apts, A-wing, Devi Road, Mumbra.
15. Azam Md. Rafik Sayyed, Age 24 yrs r/o Room No. 1, Near Royal Hotel, Baiganwadi,
Saibaba Mandir, Gawandi, Baiganwadi, Mumbai Maharashtra, P.S. Gawandibai
16. Aleem s/o Fayim Sayyad, Age 29 yrs Prabhut Nagar, RAK Road, Nadala Mumbai, P.S. RAK (Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Marg)
17. Awais Samir Shaikh, Age 25 yrs, r/o Room No. 106, Amrut Nagar, Fatima Bldg, Mumbra.
18. Imran Beig s/o Md. Beig Mirza, Age 38 yrs, r/o Room No.2, Ground Floor, Fatima Bldg, Masjid Galli, Grand Road Mumbai,
A total of 29 high end mobile phones all W/Rs. 10,00,000/- approx. have been seized from their possession.
An offence under section 379 R/w 34 IPC has been registered and all accused persons have been lodged in PS lockup.
The entire operation was carried out under the supervision of SP North Nidhin Valsan IPS, SDPO Mapusa Jivba Dalvi and the team consisted of PI Prashal Dessai of Anjuna ps and PSI Sahil Warang along with other staff.