Pune: Unknown persons entered an unlocked house in Walhekarwadi in Chinchwad in the early morning hours of Saturday and stole two cell phones and a scooter worth a total of 49,000 rupees.
Chinchwad Police Deputy Inspector Abhijit Jadhav told TOI that Abhijit Jadhav and his brother, both students and residents of the house, forgot to lock their rooms before going to sleep. In another incident, gold and silver jewelry worth 1.7 lakh was stolen from a locked apartment in Bavdhan.
241 break-ins in Pimpri Chinchwad until Nov.
Between January and November of this year, Pimpri Chinchwad police recorded up to 241 break-ins, of which 90 were detected. A criminal investigation officer from Pimpri Chinchwad said around 348 burglaries were recorded in 2019, of which 122 were detected.