Bhubaneswar, July 4: Special Squad of Commissionerate Police today busted a gang of burglars and arrested two members of the gang. Police have also arrested another man for receiving stolen properties.
The accused have been identified as Santosh Reddy (24) and Bhaskar Mohapatra (24) and Sajib Kumar Singh (30). Police have seized gold ornaments weighing more than 100 grams from the possession of the accused.
“The accused are veteran and have past criminals records and presently have confessed 11 burglaries cases in various areas of Bhubaneswar. Beside this they are involved in more than 20 cases earlier,” said a police official.
Police said that the accused used to target closed house while moving in the wee hours of night. “The have been using bicycles to commit burglary. We are also trying to ascertain their involvement in similar crimes in the city,” added the police official.