Jewellery shop owner robbed in Balasore
Balasore: Unidentified miscreants allegedly looted silver and gold ornaments from a jewellery shop owner near Bhogapur village in Soro in Balasore district on Saturday night.
According to sources, the victim after closing his jewellery shop at Sera Bazar last night was headed to Khaira when some bike-borne miscreants waylaid him near Bogapur village. When the businessman opposed, the miscreants threatened him to kill and made way with the bag containing 2 kg silver, 50-gram gold and Rs 20,000 in cash.
Following this, the victim lodged a complaint with the police in this connection. Based on the complaint, police have launched a probe into the matter.