Police arrested a brother-sister duo involved in seven burglaries, from Sarabha Nagar on Wednesday evening.
Police said the accused – Rajan Loomba and his sister Mamta of Rajan Estate, Haibowal Kalan were roaming in the area to loot a house.
Police recovered two LCDs, a laptop, four mobile phones, silver utensils, two tablets, gold and silver jewellery and a scooter from their possession.
They usually targeted city’s posh localities, including Bhai Randhir Singh Nagar, Sarabha Nagar and Model Town, said assistant commissioner of police (West) Rupinder Kaur Saran.
The accused used to hide stolen things at Mamta’s house said the ACP. Rajan Loomba is drug addict, while Mamta indulged in the crime to make easy money. The accused confessed that initially he used to commit crime alone, but later, involved his sister.
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