Vittal, May 22, 2020: Police who raided an illegal butchery at Aithakumeru in Salettur village on Thursday have seized huge quantity of beef, two cows and several vehicles. One person named Harris alias Muhammad Harris (22) has been arrested.
It is learnt the police who were investigating a cattle theft case reported from Ukkuda had raided a house at Kolnadu when Harris who was there had tried to escape. However, in the process he suffered a fall leaving him seriously injured in his leg. During interrogation he had revealed about the butchery following which a raid took place on Thursday.
The seized vehicles include four four-wheelers, an autorickshaw and an Ashok Leyland vehicle. Several other equipment used at the butchery were also seized.