Hyderabad: A 37-year-old woman was
arrested for burglary offences by the North Zone Task Force and valuables worth Rs 4.70 lakh were recovered from her.
The accused was identified as Pasupula Kalpana alias Mallamma, a house help from Rasoolpura area in Begumpet, police said.
DCP of Commissioner’s Task Force, P Radhakishan Rao, said that she moves about carrying cutting pliers, a screwdriver and targets locked houses. She opens locks and decamps with cash and valuables.
During investigation, officials verified
CCTV footage at the place of offence and verified fingerprints with old offenders.
Through local sources, police identified the address of Kalpana and apprehended her
on Saturday. She was handed over to Market police for further investigation.