Mysuru, August 19:- Police have arrested a man on charges of theft. The accused had allegedly stolen ornaments, TV and household items from a house when nobody was around. Police have recovered valuables worth Rs 8.25 lakh from the thief.
The arrested has been identified as Narasimha alias Puttegowda (53) of Okkalageri. He had burgled the house belonging to one C N Rajesh who runs a shamiyana shop on Kanajadha beedhi. Narasimha, employed with Rajesh, entered the house when the family was out on a tour.
Nanjanagud police have recovered 269 gram gold, TV and passenger auto from the accused at Hullahalli circle.
PSI Veerabhadrappa, Satish, Jayappa, Prasanna Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Abdul Latif, Mahesh and others were present. (MR/SN).