FATORDA: The Fatorda Police have arrested five more accused including criminal Imran Bepari from Kolhapur in the Anwar Sheikh assault case. The accused have been brought back to Goa.
As per the police, the five accused namely Imran Bepari (32) r/o Santacruz, Vijay Karbotkar (31) r/o Porvorim, Harshvadhan Saval (37) r/o Mapusa, Sudhan Dcosta (40) r/o Seraulim and Mahinder @ Mayur Tanawade (37) r/o Porvorim were traced to Kolhapur during investigation and according police upon information detained them.
Vipul Pattari from Kharebandh had been arrested in the Anwar Sheikh assault case. He is was the second accused held in the assault case. First accused Ricky Hornekar was arrested on the same day of the assault.
Anwar was assaulted at Arlem Circle using a knife while of the person fired a gunshot.
Anwar was immeditely taken to the Goa Medical College (GMC) where he is undergoing treatment. A case has been registred at Fatorda Police station and the investigation is on.Police have also recovered the weopen used in the crime indentified as Koita.