Three Arrested for Attack on ATM Counter, Theatre

Published: 02nd September 2014 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 02nd September 2014 01:09 AM   |  A+A-

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kazhakkoottam police on Monday nabbed three persons who attacked an ATM counter and cinema theatre after looting money from the theatre.

According to police, Biju alias Kinkaran, 26, of Biju Sadanam, Kuzhikara near Kazhakkoottam, Aneesh alias Komberi, 27,  of Puthuvalputhenveedu, Nettayikonam near Kazhakkoottam and Sunil, 42, of Puthuvalputhenveedu, Nettayikonam near Kazhakootam, were arrested on Monday noon.

“On Sunday around 9.30 pm the three along with one Manoj, went to Krishna Theatre near Kazhakootam for the second show.

While the theatre officials were busy with their work the three barged into the ticket counter and snatched Rs 4800 from there.

Later they attacked the theatre manager and fled from the spot,”  the police said. On the way they damaged the display board which was placed in front of the theatre and attacked the ATM counter of a nationalised bank there, the police said.  The trio were arrested by the police squad comprising SI Sreejith, SI (G) Seetharam, ASI Ajayakumar, SCPOs Shabu, Anoop and Franklin.

The police said the search is on for the fourth accused and he will be nabbed soon.

The arrested persons will be produced before the court on Tuesday.

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