As per the order from Krishnagiri SP Thirunavukkarachu, Hosur ASP Rohini Priyadarshini instructed police officials of HUDCO, SIPCOT, Mathigiri, Bagalur and Hosur police station to conduct vehicle check at different parts of the town.
During the vehicle check, police took 6 men, who gave contradictory information during their preliminary enquiry.
Further enquiry revealed that, the men were professional thieves and have indulged in several thefts in the area and mostly in house braking robbery.
The accused were identified as Ramesh (61) of Hosur Barathidasan Nagar, Venkatesh (50) of Kumbara Theru, Mariappan (48) of Therpettai, Sivakumar (30) of Chunnaampu cheepi, Manjunath (20) of Venkatesh Nagar and Paappaiya (20) of Alasanaththam.
800 gram of gold and 1000 gram of silver was said to be recovered from them.
Bulk arrest of Hosur theives has made public to worry more, as many more will be free outside to indulge in the crime.