Kakinada: District superintendent of police Vishal Gunni said that they had recovered Rs 34.60 lakh cash, some gold and silver ornaments from a habitual offender here on Monday.
Disclosing the details here at a press conference, the SP said that Katta Siva Shankar alias Ladda is a native of Vedurapaka village of Rayavaram mandal in East Godavari district.
“Ladda was a habitual offender and committed many thefts in Anaparthy, Rayavaram, Kakinada, Ramachandrapuram, Mandapeta, Vizag, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntur and Nellore,” the SP said.
He said that a suspect sheet was against Ladda at the Rayavaram police station since 2007 and the criminal mainly targeted houses and shopping malls for robbery, he added. He informed that in a crime under Nellore I town police station, he looted Rs 34 lakh and stole another Rs 60,000, 2,692 gram silver ornaments and an LED TV in other cases.