Mangaluru, Mar 08, 2019: The Anti Rowdy Squad police have arrested a person named Avil D’Souza (56) from Padpu Adam Kudru near Jeppinamogaru in an attempt to murder case reported 39 years ago.
The accused was absconding all these years without appearing before the court. Sources said he was employed abroad and had some time back returned to the city. The police who learnt about this succeeded in arresting him.
Avil had reportedly assaulted one Ganesh Shetty in 1980 following which the murder attempt case was registered.