India, Feb. 11 -- A 50-year-old man was booked Saturday evening for allegedly breaking into his own house and stealing his wife's jewellery as well as money set aside for her treatment, in a high-rise society in Greater Noida, based on a complaint filed by his wife. Two of his accomplices have also been booked.

The 47-year-old woman, who did not wish to be named, claimed that she is suffering from cancer. According to her complaint, her husband, Surendra Singh took the help of his brother Shailendra and friend Nitin to break into his own house, located in Greater Noida's Surajpur.

According to her, the couple has been married for the last 25 years and has two children. Surendra is employed as an engineer with a private firm in Delhi and...