A regular thief, who indulge only in Lorry theft was arrested in Hosur.
Chandrasekar of Bukkasagaram village owns a lorry and has parked the same on NH 7 – Krishnagiri Road, adjacent to a petrol pump. When he left the lorry and came back to take it, he found the lorry has gone missing. This happened about a month before and Chandrasekar lodged a complaint with HUDCO police.
Meanwhile, Chandrasekar learnt that his lorry is parked near Uthanapalli. Police waited near the lorry, and captured the person who came to drive the lorry away. Enquiry revealed that it was Sivakumar @ Tipper Charles who is a regular accused in similar cases.
Already, there were several cases pending against him on charges of theft related to lorry spare parts. He was out from jail, only a month before, exactly at the time, the lorry went missing!