Balasore: Three thieves were captured and brutally thrashed by villagers before handing over to police at Kulida village under Bhograi block in Balasore district last night.
The identity of thieves is yet to be ascertained.
According to reports, a group of thieves were planning to execute loot. Some villagers noticed them and informed others. Villagers caught them and tied them and beat severely.
Police reached the spot and rescued them from the angry villagers.