The police have finally caught the thief who stole Rs. 1 lakh from Sandalwood actor Vinod Raj. As per the reports, the person was caught by Nelamangala police on Thursday.
The accused was reportedly identified as Samson aka Ojikuppam Raju who hails from Andhra Pradesh. Along with him, names of some other members including Chinna, Tulasi and Naresh also came out who planned and stole the cash from Vinod Raj on September 28. Sources report that Vinod had reportedly withdrawn the cash to pay the workers at his orchard. But after leaving the bank and getting into his car, Vinod was approached by a boy who told him his car’s tyre got flattened. Then another man also approached him and informed him about the same.
As soon as Vinod started focusing on repairing the tire, other members of the gang came and stole the bag which has cash and ran away. Samson accepted the crime and the rest of 3 members who are involved are yet to be caught.