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Two people arrested for possessing country-made revolvers in Raichur’s Devadurga

Raichur Police were successful in nabbing two people who were in illegal possession of country-made revolvers and are interrogating them.

Two people arrested for possessing country-made revolvers in Raichur's Devadurga
Raichur, First Published Dec 30, 2019, 12:10 PM IST
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Raichur: Gabbur Police of Devadurga taluk in Raichur district succeeded in arresting two people who illegally possessed two country-made revolvers. The accused have been identified as Dyamanna and Eranna.

Police, after being tip-offed about Dyamanna and Eranna possessing country-made revolvers, investigated the case and hatched a plan to nab the accused.

Police suspect that accused Dyamanna and Eranna manufacture country-made revolvers themselves and have been making a business out of it. A case has been registered at the Gabbur Police station and the cops are interrogating the two accused. Police seized two country-made revolvers and various other items from the accused.

In a similar incident, Shivajinagar Police in Bengaluru on Sunday nabbed a burglar from Mumbai who used a stolen country-made revolver to threaten people and extort money from them.

The accused was identified as Sheikh Mustafa from Kannalli village in Siddapura taluk of Uttara Kannada district. Police seized a country-made revolver and two live bullets from him. Three days ago, a few locals in Shivajinagar spotted Mustafa carrying a revolver and immediately informed the police. Later police officials said they learnt Mustafa was plotting a burglary when they took the accused into custody and questioned him.

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