The Badiadukka police on Sunday arrested Shahul Hameed, 40; Anil Kumar, 29; and Santhosh Kumar, 30; on the charge of stealing ten sovereigns of gold from the house of Raghunathan at Goliadkka, near Badiadukka, on July 5. Sub-inspector M. Lakshmanan said the police recovered the gold from a plantain estate. They gained entry into the house by breaking open the rear door. The police had been tracking their mobile phone calls after the incident, the officer said. The accused were remanded in judicial custody.

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