Srinagar- Police on Saturday said it arrested three pickpockets in Srinagar and recovered stolen cash and documents from their possession.
A police spokesman in a statement said that Police Post Hazratbal received a written complaint from Sarfraz Ahmad Haroon, son of Nazir Ahmad Haroon of Dhobhigat Hazratbal to the effect that some pickpockets had stolen his cash and some essential documents.
Accordingly, a case under FIR number 85/2022 under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Nigeen and investigation was initiated.
During the course of investigation, police said that investigating team by using all available means were able to arrest three pickpockets who have been identified as Bilal Ahmed Panoo son of Gh Mohd Panoo resident of Palhalan Pattan, Fidah Ahmad Khanday son of Gh Mohd Khanday resident of Parihaspora Pattan and Bilal Ahmed Sofi son of Bashir Ahmad Sofi resident of Dal Colony Bemina.
Police said stolen cash and documents have also been recovered from their possession.
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