Mangaluru: The city crime branch police have arrested Ummer Farooq (37), accused in many cases but was evading arrest in spite of court warrants.
Hailing from Dar-un-noor house in Lingappayyakadu in Mulki, he was picked from Talapady on the outskirts of the city.
He was involved in offences registered at different police stations in the district. The charges included theft of lorry, tipper and tanker. He was arrested in different cases and had come out on bail.
Thereafter, he failed to appear in court and a warrant had been issued against him. The CCB, on receipt of a reliable tip-off, managed to nab him.