BENGALURU: Thyagarajanagar police on Saturday arrested three habitual offenders involved in several burglary cases. According to a police source, with these arrests, they have solved 42 cases and recovered booty worth `18 lakh. The accused have been identified as Santosh of Katriguppe, Ajay of Sunkadakatte and Dhanagopal of Tamil Nadu.
Based on a tip-off, police arrested Santhosh, who came to a shop at Kottanoor Dinne near Subramanyapura. The trio were arrested based on the modus operandi followed by them in a burglary reported in Thyagarajanagar recently.