The South Division police of Kumaraswamy layout police Layout police have arrested a gang of five who robbed a home alone woman in broad daylight on Friday.
The accused identified as Venkatesh,20,Sunil,21, Manja,26,Shivaraja,28,and Jagadisha Reddy, 20,
Senior officer told media persons that,in a broad daylight armed gang barged into the house of victim identified as Chitra,the gang threatened her at knife point and robbed gold valuables and three mobile phones before fleeing the spot.
A special team led by DCP,South, Harish Pandey,under the leadership of ACP,TM Shivakumar,a team headed by,PI,P Shivakumar and his crime team pressed into action the team visited the crime scene and collected information from the victim about the armed gang.
After collecting information The KS Layout police swung into action and identified the accused with the help of technical inputs as CCTV footage found from in and around the area and arrested the accused.
After arresting all the five accused the team grilled them which made them to confessed the crime and the accused revealed based on their statement the team recovered gold valuables and the phones from the accused along with two knives,an autorickshaw and a scooter used by the accused .
The accused have been taken into custody to ascertain their criminal background and further investigation is on.
Finally Bengaluru Police Commissioner,Kamal Pant has appreciated Addl CP West,Soumendhu Mukherjee,DCP South,Harish Pandey,ACP,TM Shivakumar,PI,P Shivakumar,PSIs,as,Nagesh HM,Srikantaiah,Sathyamurthy,ASIs,as, Ravikumar,Jayramaiah,and crime staff as, Ravikumar,Sathish SV,Ananth Reddy,Raghu NS,Sathish,Shivaram Talvaar,Smt.Manjula and Mahantesh has been appreciated for the exemplary work done by them a suitable reward will be given to the team he added.