Bolangir, Nov 30 (LocalWire) Five persons including a woman were arrested on charge of breaking open motorcycle dickeys and decamping with cash and other valuables at different places in Balangir district.
After reports of loot and theft incidents occurred in at least five places, police had formed a special squad by analysing their modus operandi and nabbed them,
district superintendent of police, Sandeep Sampat said.
All the accused belonged to Aska area of Ganjam district. Two fast-moving motorcycles,11 mobile phones and Rs.19,700 cash were seized from their possession, he said.
Appealing the people not to keep their cash in motorcycle dickey, Sampat also advised them not to stop midway after withdrawal of money from bank.