Karkala, June 15, 2016: Two inter-state vehicle thieves have been arrested by the Karkala police. A pick-up vehicle worth Rs 4 lakhs which was stolen by them from Jarigudde on June 2, has also been seized.
Those arrested are Aboobakker from Kotekar and Najeem from Karkala. Earlier, a person named Pervaje Salam Khan had lodged a complaint stating that his new pick-up vehicle which was yet to be registered was stolen . It has been gathered that the arrested duo was using this vehicle after pasting a fake number plate.
Interrogations of the two revealed that they were wanted in other vehicle theft cases too.