Hyderabad: The Mailardevpally police arrested a 19 year-old on charges of stealing a wallet of a businessman at Brundavan Colony in Rajendranagar here on Tuesday.
The arrested person is Anwar Ali, a construction worker from Babul Reddy Nagar in Rajendranagar and a native of Balrampur in Uttar Pradesh.
Police said Anwar Ali flicked the wallet from a businessman, Surender and tried to escape. The local residents who were alerted when Surender raised an alarm chased and caught Ali. “He was carrying a sharp weapon, which he brandished when people tried to catch him,” police said. Ali was handed over to the police.
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