2 Pose as BESCOM Staff, Attack Woman

Published: 24th September 2014 06:04 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th September 2014 06:04 AM   |  A+A-

BANGALORE: In a broad daylight robbery, two men who posed as BESCOM staff barged into the house and attacked a 30-year-old woman to rob her. The incident took place on Tavarekere Main Road near BTM Layout on Tuesday. An accused tried to escape and was caught by locals and handed over to the police before he was thrashed.

Shashirekha.jpgThe police said the incident took place at around 11.30 am when Sashirekha was alone at her house on the first floor. Her husband Vasanth Kumar, a mechanical engineer had gone to work while her  daughter was at school. Two unidentified men came and approached her saying that they were BESCOM staff and needed to check the meter. After realising that Shashirekha was alone, they asked her to bring old bills. As soon as she went

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