MARGAO: Manuel Costa, a 54 year old Goan has arrested for breaking open “Goa Agro Horticultural Centre” at Margao and damaging 2 CCTV Cameras and 3 Monitor Screens, caused a loss of Rs 27,000.
He also stole a Compaq Laptop worth Rs 35,000. Accused is an ex-employee of the shop and motive is revenge for being removed from the job.
The police acted on the complaint Peter John Alphonso S/o Gregorio Alphonso. Accordingly, under the guidance of PI Margao Town P.S. Sachin S. Narvekar, PSI Vishwajit Dhavalikar of Margao Town PS registered FIR and took up the investigation in the case.
Further the investigation was carried out and the accused person namely Manuel Costa S/o Manuel Costa, aged – 54 years R/o H. No. 650 / 3, Mol, Soa Jose de Areal, Salcete Goa, was placed under arrest on 03rd April, 2021 at 02.13 hrs.
During the course of investigation, the Compaq Laptop W/Rs. 35,000/- was recovered at the instance of the accused Manuel Costa which was hidden in the garage of the house of accused person.
The motive of the case being “The accused Manual Costa” was removed from work by the complainant.”
Further investigation is in progress SP South Goa