Man dupes married woman into starting life afresh flees with her jewellery
| Tuesday | 19th November, 2019
Kolkata: A person, whom a married woman had recently befriended on social media, allegedly fled with her jewellery worth lakhs of rupees after tricking her into starting a new life with him, police said on Monday.
The woman, a mother of a girl and resident of Lake Town area, was left stranded on the street as the man decamped with jewellery worth around Rs 5 lakh, after cooking up a story.
The woman waited for the accused till 10 pm, when a patrolling van of Anandapur Police Station spotted her.
"We called up her sister and sent her home," a police officer of Anandapur Police Station said.
"The mobile number of the accused is switched off, and his profile on the social networking site is also fake.
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