Jeypore: The local police have foiled a dacoity bid with the arrest of six accused. Those arrested were previously already booked in several criminal cases, sources said.
The police have recovered illegal weapons from the accused and two Bolero vehicles, who, they claim, were planning a dacoity in a secluded place along National Highway-63 in Jeypore.
Acting on a tip-off that some accused were planning a dacoity a team of Borigumma police station officials raided the place and arrested these six accused on Saturday night.
Further investigation is on.