The Hush Post: In a daring daylight incident, some unidentified robbers, who dressed up as police personnel, looted Rs 6.50 lakh from a sanitary goods shop situated in Kochar Market after holding the shopkeeper and others hostage, on Thursday afternoon.
According to available information, the daring daylight robbery was reported from Krishna Ceramics shop that deals in sanitary goods and is situated in the busy Kochar Market.
Sources said that the four unidentified robbers had come in a Skoda car. These robbers were reportedly wearing police uniforms. They entered the said shop and held the three persons, present in the shop, hostage.
The robbers took away the DVR of the CCTV cameras installed in the shop and also took away with them an employee of the shop. Later the robbers left the shop employee on the Pakhowal Road at some distance and made good their escape.
A police party reached the shop after receiving the information about this incident.
Till the filing of this report, no breakthrough had been reported in this regard.