Udupi, Aug 03, 2021: Anoop Kumar Shetty (33) who was arrested in connection with the murder of his business partner Ajendra Shetty of Dream Finance at the latter’s office at Kalavara near Koteshwara, has been produced before the court and remanded to seven days of police custody.
The accused who had fled in the car of the slain Ajendra soon after the crime, had escaped to Goa. He was arrested from a resort near the Kolva beach in Goa on July 31. He was subsequently brought to Kundapur on August 1 and produced before the Kundapur Court on August 2.
A financial dispute between Ajendra and Anoop is suspected to be the cause of the murder. Further investigations are underway.