Seven held for Medchal dacoity

By Author   |   Published: 20th Jan 2017   7:08 pm Updated: 20th Jan 2017   7:10 pm

Hyderabad: The City Police on Friday arrested seven persons for their alleged involvement in a dacoity at the Bharat Petroleum Station, Athvelly, near Medchal here on December 12.

The seven persons arrested were identified as, M Santosh Kumar alias Chinna (27) a resident of Maisireddy Palli village in Medchal, K Shankar (23) of Ravalkole in Medchal, G Bhaskar (34) of HB Colony in Medchal, G Venkatesh (39) from Ravi Gudem village in Nalgonda, M Satyanarayana (38) from Medchal and N Raju (28) and K Sanjeeva Reddy (28), both from Dubbaka in Siddipet.

Police have seized Rs.2.60 lakh, one Tata Indica car, seven mobile phones, one knife and two iron rods from their possession. A search is on for the remaining three suspects – Shravan, Mahesh and Subba Raju – who are absconding, police said.