Mangaluru: Vikram aka Vicky Boloor from Kodikkal had been hacked to death by a gang near Thokkottu on late Sunday night.
The act had been blamed on Ravindra Poojary aka ‘Psycho’ Vicky and his group. The Scorpio vehicle used by the killers was found abandoned at Eliyar later.
Since them, the gang members had gone into hiding. In a joint operation, the Ullal and the CCB police have reportedly arrested five persons including ‘Psycho’ Vicky. However, no confirmation was available from the police at the official level.
The names and the news of arrest has been reportedly not made public in the interest of investigation.