Jaleswar, June 27: Balasore police has arrested a brown sugar peddler from Masada village under Basta police station late night on Saturday.
The accused has been identified as Sekh Alli Azgar who is a native of Jhadeswarpur village under Jaleswar police limit.
Sources said, Azgar was detained by Baitapada villagers on June 19 while he was trafficking brown sugar for trading. However, he evaded police arrest escaping from villagers.
Subsequently, police recovered 62 gram of brown sugar from the spot which was left out by Azgar and started operation to nab him. However, he was caught by police from Masada last night.