Crime in Hyderabad

Gang of pickpockets arrested, 60 mobile phones seized

Gang of pickpockets arrested, 60 mobile phones seized

Hyderabad: SR Nagar Police arrested a three-member gang of pickpockets and seized 60 smart phones from their possessions.

According to the report of the police, Shiva alias Vaikudi Shiva (21), a resident of Begumpet and native of Odisha, Ambani Suresh (25), a resident of Begumpet and native of Vishakapatnam, G. Mahesh (19), a resident of Begumpet and native of Vizianagaram were the members of this gang. Police reported that the member of this gang used to pickpocket the passengers traveling on buses. They also used to steal phones from the persons who used to keep their smartphones in the upper pockets of their shirts by distracting their attention.

–Siasat News