A 24-year-old woman, working as a domestic help has been arrested for stealing jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh from her employer’s house in C.R Park.
- A domestic help has been arrested for stealing jewellery from her employer’s house
- Police have recovered stolen jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh
- The accused had been working as house help for the last 4 years
A lady had filed a complaint of house theft with police on August 18, alleging that gold and diamond jewellery worth Rs 40-50 lakh had been stolen from her house. Based on her complaint, a case was registered and an investigation was launched.
During the course of investigation, police thoroughly inspected the house and questioned nearby people in the area. CCTV cameras were also checked. Thereafter, police questioned the domestic help who initially kept changing her version of the story. However, on sustained interrogation, she confessed to her involvement in the jewellery theft from the house.
Subsequently, cash and jewellery, watches, were recovered from her servant’s quarter and from her house in Noida, U.P.
The accused has been identified as Archana (24), a resident of UP’s Unnao who had been working as a domestic help in the complainant’s house for the last four years. Initially, her elder sister used to work there. She said that she had stolen the expensive items from complainant’s locker.
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