Mangaluru, Dec 17, 2019: Konaje Police have cracked a cattle theft case within hours of the crime and have arrested three persons. The stolen cattle worth Rs 1.04 lakhs have been recovered.
Those arrested are Shafi alias Khalander Shafi (28) of Gantalkatte in Moodbidri, Sadiq alias Mohammad Sadiq (30) and Asif alias Mohammad Kalander (24) of Naringana in Bantwal. Police have also seized a Maruti Omni in possession of the accused.
Police who were hunting for the cattle thieves had gathered information that they were passing through Elyarpadavu in Amblamogaru in a Maruti Omni and successfully apprehended them.