Jharsuguda : Jharsuguda Town Police on Thursday arrested four members of Interstate Dacoit Gangs who were involved in two separate dacoity cases took place at Jharsuguda District.
The four miscreants were identified as Rahul Sahoo (23), a resident of Plant Side area, of Rourkela, Anand Soreng (35), a resident of Nawatoli, Khejeri of Simdega (Jharkhand), David Kandulna (27), a resident of Birmitrapur and Binay Kullu (33), a resident of Siadohar of Simdega (Jharkhand).
Jharsuguda Town Police Station, IIC Sabitri Bal said,” The gang was involved in two dacoity cases, one in the month of July, in which this the gang members had looted cash and jewellery from the house of a petrol pump owner at Bagdehi and later in the month of October, the gang members again targeted and looted cash and gold ornament by showing arms from the house of one businessman Bijay Jhunjhunwala, Sarbahal in afternoon. After an investigation, we learnt that these four, are the gang members working under the direction of a kingpin named Babu Khan of Ranchi, who usually supply arms and trains these tribal youths belonging from Simdega, and Rourkela to commit crimes. We have recovered cash of Rs. 20,000 and two pistols, four live ammunition, one blank cartridge along with silver utensils from them. Other Gang members involved in this crime who are still at large will be nabbed very soon.”