Pramesh S Jain & Yogesh K Porwar
The Rajgopal Nagar police on Thursday arrested a gang of three including a private bus driver for attempting to rob Manappuram finance firm on May 26.
The accused has been identified as,Nagaraj an auto driver,Kumar,bus driver and Bahadur Singh@Ambrish are the accused.
The accused who came wearing nightie broke open the shutter to gain entry into the firm and try to break open the safe locker using gas cutter after disconnecting the CCTV when the branch Manager got alert and informed the police.
By the time police reached the spot the accused had dumped their plan and escaped .
Based on the complaint,the police,registered a case and analyzed the CCTV footages from in and around the area to track down the accused.
Investigations revealed that the prime accused is a private bus driver who had incurred huge loan and unable to repay he hatched a plan to rob the finance firm.
He roped in his two friends who is an goods autorikshaw driver and a assistant working in chicken stall.
The accused had recced the area and struck the firm in the wee hours of May 26.
However they had to abandoned the plan in the midway as they heard police reaching them.
Finally Bengaluru Police Commissioner,C H Pratap Reddy,has appreciated Addl CP West, Sandeep Patil,DCP North,Vinayak Patil,ACP,KS Venkatesh Naidu,PI,BR Jagadish,PSIs,as,Hanumanth Hadimani,Adarshgowda Basavalingappa,and crime staff as,Paramesh,Siddharama,Hanumesh,
Veerbhadra,Shivaswamy,Srikanth Kuri,Kiran Gowda and others has been appreciated for the exemplary and excellent work done by them in nabbing the trio and foiling the Robbery a suitable reward will be given to whole team he added.