Thane, Feb 8 : The Crime Branch of the city police on Saturday arrested one of the three burglars who allegedly broke into the scenic bungalow of late Bollywood actress Nutan on a hilltop at Mumbra and fled with different household items such as pipes and taps.
In the wee hours of February 3 at around 0100 hour, the trio attacked the two security guards and broke into the bungalow of the actress on the hilltop at Mumbra and fled with the booty. Following which, an offence under sections 397 and 34 of Indian Penal Code was registered with the Mumbra police station against the then unidentified accused, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, a Crime Branch Unit–I team laid a trap in Bhaskar Nagar area of Kalwa and arrested Sanjay Bhandari in the afternoon. During interrogation, Bhandari revealed that he had committed the crime along with his two accomplices Jitu Waghmare alias Kanhya and Ganpat Gular (Madrasi). The Mumbra police have launched a hunt for them, sources added. (UNI)