Mangaluru: The city crime bureau police swooped on a gang waiting near the Kulur junction on Wednesday and succeeded in arresting one of them.
The arrested person is Ajay Kumar. He has named the four who managed to escape as Dheeraj of Shaktinagar, Loy Viegas of Derebail, Sudhakar aka Sudha and Deekshi aka Challu.
He revealed during interrogation that they had plotted to rob rich persons, beginning with a prominent one on Wednesday. They were standing in front of a vehicle showroom in Kulur when the police arrived.
A Yamaha bike, a sword and mobile phones have been seized from the arrested Ajay Kumar. A search is being made for the others involved