Navi Mumbai: Man cheats wife, saying he has COVID-19, disappears; Police found him with his girl friend.
Police said that a 28-year-old man from Navi Mumbai, who went missing in July after telling his wife that he had tested positive for coronavirus, was found on Tuesday with his girlfriend.
The case history says that the man made a dramatic call to his wife on July 24 and said that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and he disconnected the call.
Followed by this, she then called up her brother for help, who reached out to police and filed a missing person’s complaint.
As per the wife’s complaint, the police got into an investigation. Soon after, the man’s bike, helmet, bag and keys were found at a road in Vashi’s Sector 17. However, the police could not get any information about his whereabouts.
During the police investigation, the police found that the 28-year-old had dialed 100 twice the night he went missing, they tried to probe angles such as possibility of an enmity and robbery.
As the probe intensified, the police got to know about his extra-marital affair. After a month-long search, the cops got to know that he was in Indore.
When a team was sent by Vashi SHO Sanjiv Dhumal to Indore, the missing man was finally found with his girlfriend. He was brought back to Mumbai on September 15.