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Robbery attempt at Muthoottu Finance : CCB police arrest 3 accused

Robbery attempt at Muthoottu Finance : CCB police arrest 3 accused

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Dec 19, 2015 :  The CCB Police led by Inspector Venkatesh Prasanna has achieved a breakthrough in the investigation into the recent case of  robbery attempt during broad daylight at the Suratkal office of Muthoottu Mini Finance on December 5, with the arrest of three of the accused.


Those arrested are  Harish (28) and Anil Kumar Y M alias Arhan (29) of Piriyapattana near Mysuru and Prasad (21) of Sakleshpur.  Of the three, Anil  had worked as a salesman of a consumer appliances firm in the city, while the other two did odd jobs. All the three were said to be friends.

Police have seized two knives and three air guns used by the trio apart from three cell phones, Maruti Omni, ropes, adhesive tapes etc all worth Rs 3.4 lakhs. Meanwhile, police  are on the look out for two more accused in the case.

 As already reputed, five unidentified men who had arrived at the Finance office  on December 5 morning posing as customers first enquired about gold rates with the staff. Soon after one of  them drew a pistol out of his pocket and  demanded gold and cash. However, one of the female officers of the firm managed to activate the siren which forced the assailants to flee in a blue Omni van without any number plate.

Suratkal police had registered a case following a complaint by K Manohar Shetty of the Finance Firm.

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Hardik, Mumbai Sat, December-19-2015, 12:21

They are ones who made an attempt to loot the bank, why are the face covered?

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