Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police arrested a man on charges of stealing valuables from a locked car in Bhubaneswar and forwarded him to the court on Monday.
The accused has been identified as Niranjan Nayak (27). He belongs to Nayapalli area here.
According to sources, Nayak stole the valuables from the car of Madhupriya Swain, when she had gone to the passport office.
She had kept her vanity bag containing gold ornaments and a mobile phone inside her car. Upon returning from the passport office, she found the bag missing from the car.
Her husband, Rajesh Kumar Swain lodged a complaint in Nayapalli police station in this regard.
The police nabbed Nayak with the help of CCTV camera footage. He confessed to the crime during interrogation.