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Gang of 4 attacks driver of MCC officer at Ladyhill


Mangalore Today News Network

Mangalore, July 20, 2013 : A gang of four assailants made an attempt on the life of the driver of an MCC officer at Ladyhill  here on July 20, Saturday morning.


murder  1The incident took place when the driver Rohit Hoigebail (30) was  on his way to pick the MCC officer. It is said four bike bound men intercepted him and attacked him with lethal weapons. They took to their heels when a crowd gathered at the scene. However, they could not be trapped.Rohit who has sustained injuries in his hands and neck has been hospitalized.

It is believed that a property dispute had culminated in the attack. Sources said Rohith has identified one of the attackers as Shailesh. He is also learnt to have informed that he was being followed by some people since a few days. There is a suspicion that  some people who had rivalry with Rohit had taken the help of Shailesh who is already facing criminal charges.

Barke police are conducting the investigations.