New Delhi: Four men were arrested for allegedly stealing 150 mobile phones from an online shopping portal’s delivery hub at Alipur, police said Thursday.
A complaint was received from Maan Singh, a certified vigilance investigation expert of ‘Flipkart’ security team, February 19 that the mobile phones, being transported from their delivery hub to a warehouse at Binola, Bilaspur, were stolen, Additional Commissioner (Crime) Police Rajiv Ranjan said. A case was registered and investigation was undertaken, he said.
“Four members of a gang were arrested from Dwarka area, including gang leader Santosh Kumar, leading to the recovery of 30 multi-brand new mobile phones from their possession,” informed Ranjan.
The accused, Santosh, Brijmohan, Akhilesh and Ranjit, are drivers by profession with different transport companies in Delhi, he said.
Santosh and Brijmohan were found involved in a theft case of a similar nature registered at Fursatganj police station in UP in which they had stolen more than 100 sugar sacks from a container carrying public distribution ration, the officer further informed.