An unknown person attacked a goldsmith with a sharp weapon in his shop in Ambigaon Khord area and then fled the scene.
Victim Vinod Kumar Soni (42) gave the first media report in the case at Bharati Vidyabeth Police Station on Thursday.
Police said Sony operated a jewelry store in the Ambigaon Badruk area. Around 4.55 pm, a man came into his shop disguised as a customer and asked for jewelry. Suddenly he attacked Sonny on the head and hands with a sharp weapon. Sonny was injured but kept screaming for help.
The police suspect that Sonny was attacked for the purpose of shoplifting. The unidentified accused were booked under Sections 393 and 397 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).