Gang stealing clothes from street vendors arrested in Kozhikode
Kozhikode: The Town Police here arrested a gang that robbed clothes from street vendors and sold them for a profit.
The arrested were identified as Shaji, T. K. Abdulkareem, Pookkoya and K. P. Faisal. The gang members would identify spots where street vendors kept their stock after sales and robbed the clothes. The gang would then sell these clothes on the streets.
Police arrested the gang early on Tuesday and seized a large bag of clothes from them. Officials said that Shaji had come out on bail following relaxations in jail term owing to the coronavirus pandemic. Shaji is an accused in 20 cases at various police stations.