Cops on the run suspended

Cops on the run suspended

They had demanded Rs 5 lakh from a sewing machine dealer from Shivajinagar to drop charges of theft against him. They had imprisoned and tortured the businessman and  implicated him in a theft case.

There are over a dozen departmental inquiries pending against Shetty and the  Lokayukta officials have said that all the cases will be looked into seriously.

One held for cheating

The CCB sleuths arrested one person for allegedly cheating public and seized fake
seals and other records from him.

Jayaram (44), a resident of New Thippasandra is the arrested. According to police, Jayaram possessed fake seals of officers of various BBMP zones and other government departments. He would allegedly prepare fake documents using the seals, the police said.

On a tip-off, the police raided Narayanappa building in C V Raman Nagar and seized 41 seals, six maps of various departments, death certificates and other forms.

Four held for flesh trade

Four persons were arrested in connection with a high-tech sex racket. Four cellphones, one bike and Rs 4,000 were recovered from them.

The police raided a house on the second floor in Sriranga building on Tavarkere Main Road.
According to police, the suspects brought girls from Hyderabad and put up their cellphone numbers on the internet.