Staff Reporter

HYDERABAD: City police on Saturday arrested a person Mohd. Abdul Waseem, 23, who jumped bail and abstained from attending trial of snatching cases registered against him for the past two years.

A resident of Purani Haveli in old city, Waseem was arrested by the Saifabad police on charge of involvement in 32 snatchings and two robbery cases in year 2004, a press release said. After coming out from jail on bail, he flew to South Africa. He worked there as salesman in a shop and returned to Hyderabad ten months ago and had been evading police since then. On a tip-off, Task Force police picked up him from Malakpet.