Two women arrested for stealing gold ornaments

Police recovered the stolen jewellery which they had melted to form a gold lump
Two women arrested for stealing gold ornaments
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KOLKATA (PTI):

Two women have been arrested for allegedly stealing gold ornaments from a house in Phoolbagan area where they used to work as maidservants, police said on Tuesday.

Acting on a complaint lodged with the Phoolbagan Police Station, police arrested the duo on Saturday and recovered the stolen jewellery which they had melted to form a gold lump, an IPS officer said.

"The accused duo had stolen one heavy gold chain, three heavy gold bangles, two sets of gold necklace, five pair of earrings, five finger rings and eight silver coins. They have admitted of stealing them and then melting the gold into a lump. We have recovered them," the police officer said. (PTI)

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