Coimbatore: Burglars decamped with 100 sovereigns of gold ornaments from a locked home on Dr Rajendra Prasad Highway at Tatabad on Saturday.
Home proprietor C Karthik, a businessman, had left for Bengaluru along with his household on Thursday.
Pushpa, a home assist, reached the home on Saturday round 10am to search out the principle lock broke open. She alerted Karthik, who knowledgeable the Coimbatore metropolis police.
Police suspect the burglars opened the principle lock utilizing an iron rod and opened the bureau containing the ornaments utilizing the keys left by the household.
Deputy commissioners of police G Stalin and E S Uma visited the crime scene. A sniffer canine was additionally pressed into service. The burglars had sprinkled egg curry masala in the home in order that sniffer canine received’t have the ability to comply with their path, a police officer stated.
Fingerprint bureau sub-inspectors and forensic science consultants additionally inspected the crime scene. Some fingerprints have been lifted from the home.
Karthik’s mom Chitra, who’s staying on the bottom flooring of the home, stated she didn’t discover something uncommon. “I used to be talking to my kin until 12am on Saturday. I didn’t hear any sound from the primary flooring.”
Two particular groups have been fashioned to nab the burglars, police commissioner Sumit Sharan stated. “They’ve collected CCTV footage from the realm.”