Two arrested while trying to sell stolen computer

Two arrested while trying to sell stolen computer

July 23, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Krishnaraja (KR) Police have arrested two persons while they were attempting to sell a stolen computer and accessories. Police have recovered Rs. 20,000 worth stolen electronic items from them.

The arrested are 28-year-old Shashikumar and 20-year-old Narasimha. Both have been remanded to judicial custody.

During interrogation, the accused are said to have confessed of stealing the computer, CPU, keyboard and other items worth about Rs. 20,000 from the Government Girls PU College on Chamaraja Double Road.

It may be recalled that the Principal of the College had lodged a complaint at K.R. Police Station on July 6 and Inspector Srinivas, who had registered a case had taken up the investigation. 

On Wednesday, when the K.R. Police were on their regular beat found the accused attempting to sell a computer and took them into custody on suspicion. 

The accused were produced before the Court through video-conference and have been remanded to judicial custody.

Inspector Srinivas, Head Constable Shariff and staff Satish took part in the nabbing and recovery operation.


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.


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]