Man found dead in police station

Man found dead in police station

A 24-year-old man arrested in connection with the theft of a gold chain and mobile phones was found hanging from his shirt inside the toilet of the Gol Gumbaz police station on Sunday.

Mohammed Mulla, hailing from Bailhongal in Belgaum district, was residing at Mullagasi area of the city.

According to police, Mohammed was arrested on Saturday by the Gandhi Chowk police. He was shifted to the Gol Gumbaz police station the same day. He went to the toilet at 9.30 am on Sunday and hanged himself to death.

The police informed the competent judicial authority about the incident as required under law. The body was brought down in the presence of the  judge.