Mangaluru, June 02, 2020: Bajpe Police and the Mangaluru North Anti-Rowdy Squad personnel in a joint operation have arrested five of the accused in the case of murder of Bajpe Karambar resident Keerthan (20) near Devaragudde on the night of May 31.
Those arrested are Dhanraj, Mokshith, Prashanth alias Pachhu, Suhas Shetty and Deepesh. The weapons used in committing the crime as well as the vehicles of the accused have been seized.
A clash over a trivial issue had culminated in the murder. Nitin Poojary (20) and Manesh were injured in the incident.
A murder and murder attempt case was registered in Bajpe station. Police have continued search for the remaining accused in the case.