Jamshedpur: About 10 quintals of wire from the electricity department were cut and stolen through Scorpio. The thieves cut a new electric wire to be installed on the roadside pole near Ghorabanda at two o’clock between Friday and Saturday and filled into the Scorpio.
When some villagers became suspicious, they gave information to the working personnel. After that, when the thieves got into it, they started running away with the car. In the meantime, the flywheel of Scorpio was blasted before Benisagar. By then, the information was also received by the Majhgaon Police Station (West Singhbhum) police.
The policemen patrolling immediately reached the spot and saw a Scorpio crashed on the roadside. Except him, all the thieves in the car had escaped. The police changed the wheel of Scorpio and brought it to Mazagaon police station. It estimated that about 10 quintal of electric wire was loaded. The thieves carried out the incident by opening the back and middle seats of the Scorpio.