Bragging about crime costs trio dear

Three men who were bragging about their recent offence over a drink in a bar, were arrested after a customer at the bar tipped off the police.

According to police, the arrested have been identified as Arun, Muniyappa and Chandrashekar, all residents of Wilson Garden and were unemployed. A couple of weeks ago, the three had waylaid a student from Christ College while he was walking back home, threatened him with a knife and made away with his mobile phone worth Rs 25,000.

A couple of days ago, the trio had gone to a bar near Adugodi, where they were recalling how they had robbed the student. A person who overheard their conversation, tipped off the police, who picked them up.

During interrogation, they revealed that they had committed the crime to earn a quick buck to lead a lavish life, said the police. A case has been registered in Adugodi police station and investigation is on to ascertain whether more cases are registered against them.

DH Newsletter Privacy Policy Get top news in your inbox daily
Comments (+)