Five cell phone thieves arrested in Bengaluru stolen 4 cell phones recovered

Dr B Thomas (Special correspondent)

The Sampigehalli police on Saturday arrested Mohanraj,20 and his associate Dinesh Damodaran,20,from Srirampura and recovered a two mobile phones and a bike the used to commit robberies in and around the Northeast division.

The accused on June 5 confronted Jeswin Lalu Perumal,a 27-year-old software engineer in ITPL while he was returning home on scooter with his friend.

The duo snatched his phone worth Rs.15,000 and escape.

Due to the impact the scooter rider identified as Cherian lost balance and fell from the scooter sustained fracture at his shoulder bone.

The Sampigehalli police who have registered a case of robbery managed to track down the accused based on the technical details and arrested them said a senior officer.

In another incident,the Yelahanka police arrested Sahil Baig,20,Srinivas M,20,from Rajanukunte a and recovered a mobile phone which they had robbed from labourer on July 23.

The accused had threatened Bhishnu Lohar,28, demanded money,but when Lohar pleaded that the money is to buy the ration,they snatched his mobile phone and escaped said a senior officer.

Meanwhile Kothanur police arrested Mubarak Khan,23,from KG Halli for robbing mobile phone from a delivery boy on July 22.

The accused confronted Suresh Balubai,near wajid Layout,when the accused along with his associates,approached him on the pretext of enquiring address .

Before Suresh could react the accused attacked him with helmet,pushed him down and sped away with the mobile phone.

The police based on the complaint track down the accused and arrested them.