Udupi: Dayanand Nayak aka Suresh (40), a resident of Mambettu who was involved in a case of theft in Padubidri five years ago, has been arrested in Mumbai by the DCIB police from here.
Nayak had been accused of stealing construction materials worth Rs 8.9 lakh in 2010 and then had gone into hiding. He lived in Bhiwandi of Thane district in Maharashtra as Suresh. The arrest was made near a pipeline on Oct 6.
He was brought here and handed to Padubidri police for further action.