Few years before, thieves used to break open houses and take away valuables and now, as residence of Hosur are aware of the menace, keep their valuables safe and leave nothing for those unwanted guests.
Thieves too have learnt a lot it seems through their experience. They are now targeting shops, in particular tyre trading merchants. They take away all the tyres – as each tyre costs at-least Rs 1000, and a car tyre starts at Rs 4000 +.
Hosur witnessed three such cases in less than 2 month’s time and now thieves have targeted a textile showroom named ‘Paradise’ located just opposite to Sub Collector’s office.
The building complex also houses a bank, a leading pharmacy among other businesses.
According to the complaint lodged by the owner of the shop, cash of Rs 4.61 lakhs, along with a UPS, few security cameras all together worth about Rs 5.1 lakhs has been taken away by the thieves!