Kasargod, Aug 02, 2021: Police who are investigating the Rajadhani Jewellery dacoity case at Hosangady in Manjeshwar have arrested the prime accused in the case.
The arrested person is Satyesh K P alias Kiran (35) of Thrissur Kodangallur. Police said he had several cases against him in Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.
The dacoity had taken place on the morning of July 26. The thieves had tied down the watchman, attacked him and later decamped with silver jewellery weighing 15 kgs and Rs 4.5 lakh cash.
The Innova car used by the dacoits was recovered by the police who found it in an abandoned state near Talapady. Four and a half kg of silver articles and Rs 1.5 lakh cash was found in the car.