Hyderabad Task Force Police have arrested the Harley Davidson thief Thotapalli Kiran and produced him before media at the Banjara Hills ACP Office.Explaining the reasons behind the theft, Thotapalli Kiran said: "I always dreamt of riding a Harley Davidson bike. But, My parents weren't supportive and they refused to give the money for purchasing it. It was because of my determination to ride the swanky bike, I drove away with it from Banjara Hills showroom on the pretext of test drive."
"I work as a Submarine Engineer at Mumbai's ONGC. My job is to work continuously in Submarine for 15 days in a month and the remaining half-month I would be granted holiday. Working day & night has taken a toll on my health & affected my mental state". On September 1st, Thotapalli Kiran who lives in Sainikpuri stole a Rs 6 lakh worth Harley Davidson bike from the company showroom at Banjara Hills Road 2 making the management believe he was very serious about purchasing it. Hyderabad Cops have formed special teams to nab the culprits and finally traced him in Mumbai. The arrest took place when the accused was trying to sell off the luxury bike.