Man arrested for misleading Police
News

Man arrested for misleading Police

October 4, 2018

Mysuru: Jodhpur Airport Police have arrested a youth, who accompanied Mysuru Police to help them trace the missing son of city hotelier and later tried to escape from them at the Airport on Tuesday.

The person, who tried to mislead the Police and was arrested later, is Arjun, said to be a native of Rajasthan.

On Sept.14, Ashok, proprietor of Hanumanthu Hotel in Mandi Mohalla and a resident of Chamundipuram, had lodged a complaint at K.R. Police Station that his son Yashwanth had gone missing and had also distributed handbills and posted messages on WhatsApp announcing reward to those who would trace his son.

Arjun, who came across the messages and handbills, called Ashok over his phone and informed him that his son was in Rajasthan and he (Arjun) knew the place where Yashwanth was.

Happy with the response he got, Ashok informed K.R. Police about Arjun’s call to him.

The K.R. Police, who went in mufti, met Arjun and enquired about the whereabouts of Yashwant to which Arjun, who did not know that the persons with whom he was speaking were Cops, told them whatever he had spoken to Ashok.

Assuming that the information provided by Arjun may be true, Head Constable Gangadhar and Constable Bharat, on Monday, took Arjun in a flight to Jodhpur.

While on flight, Arjun came to know that the persons accompanying him were Police. When the flight landed at Jodhpur Airport on Tuesday morning, Arjun created a drama at the Airport and tried to escape from there, but was caught by Jodhpur Airport Police.

READ ALSO  Jail Bakery: Where taste travels from barracks to party tables

During interrogation, the Airport Police came to know that he was a cheat and formally arrested him.

Meanwhile, Police personnel, who had accompanied Arjun to Jodhpur, is expected to arrive in Mysuru today, said K.R. Inspector Prakash.

ABOUT

Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.

CONTACT

Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]