The police seized gold ornaments worth Rs 22.6 lakh from a biker during the routine check in Kushaiguda. The accused identified as Mahesh (26), is learned to have involved in 14 theft cases.
Mahesh is an auto driver from Jawaharnagar was arrested and confessed to committing 14 thefts. The police launched a search to arrest another accused Shankara Chary would collect loot from Mahesh.
The accused befriended each other in jail in Hyderabad. Then, they began committing house robberies after coming out of prison.