Dacoit gang busted in Balasore; 5 including engineering student held
Balasore: Remuna police claimed to have busted a dacoit gang with the arrest of five persons including an engineering student during a raid in Balasore district.
Acting on a tip-off about the presence of the miscreants in the area, a police team conducted a raid and zeroed in on the dacoit gang. Cops also seized two firearms, stolen ornaments worth lakhs, and two motorcycles from them.
According to police, the arrested persons were involved in a loot incident on January 22 at Paikarapur under Remuna Police limits in the district.
The arrested persons are in police custody and a case has been registered against them. They will soon be forwarded to the court, the police said.