Five Arrested For Loot Of Rs 8.85 Lakh From Cattle Traders In Balasore
Balasore: Police today arrested five persons for allegedly looting cash of Rs 8.85 lakh from sic cattle traders in Jaleswar area of the district on Thursday.
Police have seized cash of Rs 1.83 lakh, one Scorpio vehicle and a motorcycle from the accused.
Police said that the six cattle traders were on their way to Bhadrak from West Bengal by a Bolero vehicle to buy cattle when the group of miscreants opened fire and decamped with the cash bag.
Police said that they are also trying to nab four other accused involved in the crime. “ We are further verifying the antecedents of the accused,” added the police official.