A bizarre incident has come to light where a robber was forced to eat bananas in a bid to recover the gold chain he had stolen and swallowed.
Going by the reports, the incident happened in Rajasthan’s Bikaner when two men had snatched a gold chain from a woman in Gangashahar area on Tuesday.
Upon receiving the robbery information, police caught the thieves within a few hours. A man was identified as the snatcher of the chain with the help of a CCTV footage. He had swallowed the chain in an attempt to mislead the police.
On this, the accused was taken to the hospital where an x-ray examination confirmed that the chain was in his abdomen. The doctors advised the police to make the accused eat a lot of bananas.
The police officials ordered more than a dozen bananas and two papayas to recover the chain. The police were successful in their mission on Wednesday morning.
Police arrested the accused and his accomplice. The duo is undergoing interrogating to find out if they were involved in other snatching cases.