Poovar Police have arrested a youth accused in various bike theft cases. The police said he was part of a gang which used to steal bikes and sell them in Tamil Nadu. The arrested Pradeep, 28, along with his accomplices stole two bikes from the premises of a local temple on February 2. He is also accused in the theft of bike of Subhash Raj of Pazhayakada on February 4.
The accused landed in the custody of a patrolling team on Sunday. A search is on for the other accused who helped to sell the bikes, the police said.