Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Cuttack, Jan 15:

Twin City Commissionerate police today foiled a dacoity bid in Odisha’s Cuttack with arrest of three criminals.


According to reports, the criminals broke into the office of a private gold financing company at CDA Sector 6 area under Markat Nagar police limits in the city.

However, a PCR van patrolling in the area detected the suspicious activity at around 2 am today. The alert cops managed to nab three of them.

“Some dacoits attempted to enter the finance company office. We are investigating into the matter,” Cuttack DCP Sanjeev Arora said.

While three criminals have been apprehended, police suspect two to three more persons might have managed to flee the spot.

The nabbed criminals are said to be involved in inter-state robberies.

Firearms and bullets have been seized from their possession.