Three persons, including the son of a police officer, were arrested by the Malakpet police on Saturday for reportedly misbehaving with a woman software professional at Dilsukhnagar.
According to police the trio who were reportedly in drunken state, approached a 28-year-old software professional, who was waiting for her friends near an electronics store in Dilsukhnagar.
“After trying to start a conversation with the woman, one of them caught her hand and tried to drag her into their car. They also manhandled a passer-by who came to her rescue,” Malakpet Inspector A. Ganga Reddy said.
Based on complain, the Malakpet police rushed to the spot and arrested the two accused while the other is absconding. The accused identified as Srikant (28), Venkatesh (30) and Arun (27).
The police registered a case under Criminal Law Amendment Act 2013 and arrested two of them. Efforts are being made to arrest Arun. “They were arrested and produced before a court, which remanded them”.