Madikeri, May 9:- An autorickshaw driver, a father of two, who tried to take a minor girl with him to Sullia, has been nabbed by the police.
The accused is identified as Mohammed Gouse, a resident of Tyagaraja Colony of Madikeri. He was on the way to Sullia with a 17-year-old girl of Hebbatageri SC colony in his auto (KA 12, B 4304).
When he was moving around, people got suspicious and informed the police. Sullia police inspector Chandrasekhar and officials arrested Gouse and handed over the girl to her parents. He has been arrested under POCSO act and has been remanded to judicial custody. (MR/KS).