Telangana

Dacoit gang member arrested

A notorious property offender, involved in about 14 burglaries, was arrested by the Rajendranagar police on Tuesday. Gold ornaments weighing 560 grams and about half a kilogram of silver was recovered at his instance.

The accused Komire Anjaiah alias Vadde Anjaiah (65) was a member of Gabber Singh dacoit gang. In the past he was involved in many robberies and dacoities in Hyderabad and its suburbs, the police said.

Anjaiah moved around in colonies during the nights and identified the houses which were locked and the inmates away. He would break open the lock using an iron rod, walk into the house, collect the property and go away, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crimes) B. Naveen Kumar said.

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