On 17.10.2019: When 70 yr old Mrs. Mangeyamma, w/o-Late G.Satyanarayan, Rayagada was taking an early morning walk at around 7.30 am, two bike borne miscreants snatched two of her gold chains and escaped. Rayagada police team diligently worked on the case and put together available clues and solved the case. Two accused persons 1)Bablu Sahoo @ PIlla (25 yrs) & 2) Dinesh Sahoo @ Frooty (25 yrs) were arrested and two gold chains and two motorcycles used in the crime were seized.
Their Modus operandi was to steal a motorcycle at midnight and use it for chain snatching early morning next day. Police recovered two motorcycles that these accused persons had stolen. Mrs. Mangeyamma was delighted to receive her gold chains back. Said SP Rayagada in a tweet to the city.
There was a similar happening where miscreants snatched away gold chain from a woman at New Colony area of Rayagada town on Dec 06. But our Police force seems to take swift action and catch the culprits.