A resident of Upper Vale, self-employed, reported a break-in at his home on the night of August 18 to 19 on Friday. The booty is estimated at Rs 300 000. There was a valuable watch, a check and a sum of Rs 100,000 among the things stolen.
The same day, the Piton CID arrested two persons from Piton. One of them confessed to have committed the crime while the other denied the accusation. The stolen items were recovered and the suspects are incarcerated.