Thief caught red-handed as shop owner watches visuals of robbery from home in Tirur
Tirur (Malappuram): The thieves who think they can avoid being caught if they covered their face while breaking into houses at night should know that they cannot always escape. If there is facility to watch the CCTV visuals from the owner’s house, then they will definitely be caught.
Neyyattinkara native Dasan (58) tried to break into A-One fancy shop near Tirur bus stand on Saturday night at 12. However, shop owner Adv Basil watched this from his house through CCTV recording. He informed the police immediately.
Following this, SI Jaleel and other officers at Karuthedathu police station surrounded the shop along with some auto drivers in the area. Though the thief tried to hide inside a waste basket in the shop, he was nabbed.
The thief managed to enter inside the shop breaking the lock and stole Rs 1,07,000 from the shop. The stolen amount was later recovered by the police.