Dacoits kill house owner, make off with valuables in UP

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Dacoits kill house owner, make off with valuables in UP

Muzaffarnagar, Apr 29 (PTI) A 45-year-old man was killed and his wife injured by a dozen unidentified assailants who looted cash and jewellery from their house in Pura village here, police said today.

The incident took place last night when the burglars attacked Jitendra and Archana (40) before making off with valuables worth thousands of rupees, they said.

“Jitendra died instantly but Archana, who was injured, was rushed to a nearby hospital by their neighbours. Her condition is stable,” a police official said.

“A case has been registered, although no arrests have yet been made,” he said.

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