Police Open Fire at Notorious Rowdy-sheeter Akash Bhavan Sharan at Jeppu
Mangaluru: The police opened fire at notorious Rowdy-sheeter Akash Bhavan Sharan at Jeppu Kudpadi when he tried to escape from the police here on January 9.
According to the police, when the police team came to arrest Akash Bhavan Sharan, the accused tried to harm the police with his car. The police managed to arrest Sharan but he tried to escape from them. The CCB PSI opened fire at Sharan who was injured in the leg. He was then shifted to the hospital for treatment.
Sharan is involved in various crimes with more than 21 cases including POCSO, murder attempt and murder have been registered against him in various police stations.
City Police Commissioner Anupam Agrawal in a statement here said that Sharan remained at large after the High Court upheld the conviction of the accused, including him, in the murder of Sullia KVG College Administrator Ramakrishna by confirming the judgment of a sessions court in Puttur.
He was also an accused in over 25 cases of extortion, dacoity, rape, cases under POCSO etc. in Mangaluru city, the Commissioner said.