Cable TV Soori was murdered couple of months before when he was at one of his property located in Nehru Nagar. Though police were not able to identify the accused in the first few days, later the main accused Kaja @ Kajendran and his accomplice surrendered in the court.
Police identified that it was Thomas (26), a rogue belonging to Bangalore along with Hosur criminals Kaja, Sadik Basha and Babu were behind the murder.
While the last three were in police custody, police was in search for the first one Thomas.
Thomas was caught by Bangalore police in another case and Hosur police took him in thier custody and produced him in Hosur court.
Thomas confessed that, he became friend of Kaja when he was in Salem prison along with him and later became very close friend when Kaja came to Bangalore prison in another case.
Thomas detailed that, as Kaja was frustrated with Soori due to his interference in many criminal doings, both decided to finish off Soori.