Daijiworld Media Network – Udupi (JD/MS)
Udupi, Mar 16: Special teams are formed to nab accused in various cases across the district, who are absconding since many years. These teams travelled to outstation districts and states and arrested more than 24 culprits and produced them before the court.
Among the 24 absconding accused who are arrested by the police one was caught and India-Nepal border, three from Kerala, four from outstation districts and rest from Udupi district itself. The arrested accused have cases of looting, assault on government employees, theft, kidnapping, sexual assault, ghastly road accidents and cheque bounce.
Prakash was sentenced in a looting case that was registered in Hebri police station and was absconding since seven years. He was arrested from Madanoor of Koppal district.
Oliver Gladson Wilson was an accused in a cheque bounce case in Kaup police station and was absconding since five years. He was arrested from Balaji apartment of Udyavar.
Rajeeva Shetty, who was an accused in an assault case that reported at Brahmavar police station was arrested after five years from Koppa Belloor of Chikkamagaluru district.
Guruprasad who was involved in theft case under the limits of Shirva police station was arrested at Moodbidri after four years.
Ummer, an accused in forceful kidnapping and extortion case under Shirva police station limits and absconding since 10 years was apprehended from Kalathur.
Sudarshan, an accused in theft under Shirva police station limits and absconding since three years was arrested from Belle.
Jeethendra Sharki, who is accused in POCSO rape case under Manipal police station limits and absconding since two years, was arrested from Indo-Nepal border area of Gadikot of Uttarakhand.
Babu, Krishnan Kutty and Sunil Kumar involved in deadly road accident that occurred under the limits of Byndoor police station and absconding since two years were arrested from Kerala and Kundapur.
Sahadeva, absconding since 13 years and accused in a theft case that occurred under the limits of Byndoor police station was arrested from Nyasargi of Mundagodu in Uttara Kannada district.
Sheshamani Namadev, a native of Madhya Pradesh, who was accused in the fatal road accident case under Kundapur traffic police station limits and absconding since past eight years, was arrested from Diotalab of Madhya Pradesh.
Nishi, an accused in a case under Kollur police station limits and absconding since 12 years was traced at Taliparamba of Kerala state and produced to court.
SP Akshay M H appreciated the officers and personnel of the department who traced the absconding accused and produced them to the court.