Mysuru, July 12:- Mysuru City Crime Branch (CCB) Police has arrested a motorcycle lifter and recovered two-wheelers from the accused in the city recently.
According to a press release from Mysuru Police Commissioner’s office, the CCB Police arrested Ravi Kumar alias Ravi alias Ole Ravi, a resident of Hootagalli here.
“Based on a tip off Kumar was taken into custody by CCB Police near BRS hotel at Srirampura in the city. During interrogation, the accused confessed that he had lifted two-wheelers, one each in Vidyaranyapuram Police Station, Vijayanagar Police Station, Lakhsmipuram Police Station and Mysuru South Police Station limits. In all four bikes worth Rs 1.5 lakh was recovered from the accused.
Kumar was a habitual offender and had a case registered against him at Saraswathipuram Police Station earlier.
The special police operation was conducted under the guidance of DCP (crime and traffic) Dr Vikram Amathe, CCB ACP B R Lingappa, CCB PIR Jagadeesh, ASI Chandregowda, ASI Alexander, staffs Srinivas Prasad, M R Ganesh, Chikkanna, Yakub Shareef, Shivaraju, Lakshmikantha, Ramaswamy, Rajendra, Niranjan, Prakash, Raghu, Nagesh, Chamundamma, Gowtham, Shivakumar and others. -KK