Korattur police on Friday arrested a 28-year-old man who allegedly sold stolen car batteries.

Police said that on February 9, burglars broke into the shop owned by Ramesh (31) on Padi Park Road in Amabttur and stole car batteries and inverters. Ramesh lodged a complaint with the Korattur police. A probe led them to Sivakumar of Sholavaram. He was arrested and batteries worth Rs. 5 lakh seized from him.