Navi Mumbai cops yet to trace man who kidnapped 3-year-old boy from Vashi

CCTV footage of the man walking away with the boy
CCTV footage of the man walking away with the boy

The Vashi police are on the lookout for a man who kidnapped a three-year-old boy from a slum near Vashi railway station on Wednesday afternoon.

The suspected kidnapper, who was caught on a CCTV camera installed at the railway station, appeared to be in an inebriated state and was seen boarding a Panvel-bound local with the boy.

Raghu Shinde
Raghu Shinde

The boy, identified as Raghu Shinde, was pic-ked up from a slum near Kerala House in Vashi.

As part of the investigations, the police scan-ned footage of CCTVs installed in the vicinity. They made a breakthrough when they found a man carrying the boy at Vashi police station, moments after he went missing. "The kidnapper boarded a Panvel-bound local and got down at Seawoods-Darave railway station, after which he disappeared," said Senior Inspector Ajay Kumar Langde, Vashi Police. The crime branch is carrying out a parallel investigation in the case, an official confirmed.

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