08 February 2019
Bhubaneswar: A gang of hardcore criminals was arrested by Special Squad with the assistance of Balianta police here last night. The criminals were accused of committing dacoity of Rs 66,419 cash from Nuasahi.
The four arrested persons are Subhransu Parida (23), Tulu Behera (28), Dhirendra Jena (28) and Manas Kumar Chanda (25). Cash of Rs 13,000 and gold weighing 45 grams along with four speed bikes and five mobile phones have been seized from their possession.
Lethal weapons frequently used by them in committing the crime were also recovered. The accused are involved in many such robberies and snatching cases that have taken place under Laxmisagar, Khandagiri and Capital police limits.
Further investigation is still on to apprehend the absconding accused and to recover the rest money.