Duo wearing helmet steals Rs 7 lakh from petrol pump in Malappuram
Malappuram: Rs 7 seven lakh was stolen from a petrol pump in Malappuram district on Saturday. The incident happened at Saturday midnight in Essar petrol pump, near the National Highway. The footage of two men entering the petrol pump wearing helmets was caught on CCTV.
They broke open the shutters of the office using tools they picked from a bus, which was parked nearby. They took the money from the locker after taking its key from the office. Although they tried to take the hard disk of the computer when the spotted the camera, they were not able to find it.
Thirurangadi police filed a case and started the investigation based on the complaint filed by the petrol pump owner. A police team visited the petrol pump for inspection along with police dog and forensic experts.