Daijiworld Media Network - Udupi (JD)
Udupi, Sep 21: An Inter district two-wheeler thief was arrested by the Udupi police personnel on Wednesday, September 21.
The arrested has been identified as Govindappa alias Girish, a native of Gadag district.
He had stolen many scooters and motorbikes from Doddanagudde, Sode Math area under Udupi town police station limits. He was also involved in two-wheeler thefts in Mangaluru's Bunder and Beltangady police station limits.
Girish has served a seven years sentence in jail in a murder case in Ranebennuru police limits. Five motorcycles worth Rs 2 lacs have been seized from Girish. He has been remanded to judicial custody.
Based on a complaint filed by Ganesh, a delivery boy with an online shopping company that his scooter was stolen from an apartment when he was away to deliver a product to a customer. Based on CCTV evidence, the culprit was arrested from K R Pete of Mandya district.