Daijiworld Media Network - Udupi (SP)
Udupi, Sep 5: The police personnel of Manipal station, on Tuesday September 3, took into custody Swaroop Shetty, a resident of Manipal. Swaroop had been arrested in connection with cheating and blackmail cases.
Padubidri police had arrested Shetty for investigation relating to a case filed in that station. He also was facing a case filed in Manipal police station.
Shetty was remanded to judicial custody and lodged in the district prison at Hiriyadka.
The Manipal police had obtained body warrant to question Swaroop Shetty. They want to elicit critical information relating to allegations of defrauding his friends to the tune of lacs of rupees through coercion methods and recovery of ganja in his flat.