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Inter-State gang of ATM looters busted, three held in Jajpur

24/01/2019 at 4:47 PM

Jajpur: Jajpur Town police today busted an inter-State gang of ATM looters and arrested three persons.

Jajpur Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Prasant Malla said the three looters were involved in several ATM loot incidents in various districts in the State and also outside the State.

Acting on a tip-off, Jajpur Town police with the help Sadar police jointly conducted a raid and nabbed Balaram Sahu, Sanjeev Mandal and Sarbeswar Bal while they planning for committing anther ATM theft. They were involved in 30 ATM loot cases in Jajpur Sadar, Kuakhia, Baripada, Olatpur, Athagarh, Banki, Lathikata, Jajpur Town, Chandapur, Fategarh, Nayagarh and Odagaon.

Police also seized Rs 15,000 cash, three ATM cards, a car, a motorcycle and four mobiles from their possession.

They used to target senior citizens and gullible customers.

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