Udupi: Bailakere Rowdy Nagaraj Shettigar, prime accused in murder case escapes from clutches of Kerala police

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Udupi, Aug 28:  Rowdy Nagaraj from Kundapur, escaped from the hands of the Kerala police while he was being brought to appear before the Udupi court.

On August 28 at around 9:30 am, Rowdy Nagaraj managed to escape from the Kerala Police at Indrahali railway station while he was being brought via train.


The culprit has been involved in a majority of crimes such as murders and robberies in Kerala and Udupi in other parts of Karnataka. Four years ago when he was behind bars in Hirriadka- Anjar jail in Udupi, he was involved in the murder of jail inmate Vinod Shettigar.

This is not his first attempt of escape, as earlier he had escaped from the clutches of Haveri police.

Search is on to trace the culprit. More details awaited.

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