2 held in loot case

ROURKELA: Two more accused wanted in a major loot at the posh Civil Township area were on Wednesday arrested by RN Pali police leading to seizures of two motor-bikes, a car and some stolen gol

Published: 05th April 2012 08:09 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 07:20 PM   |  A+A-

ROURKELA: Two more accused wanted in a major loot at the posh Civil Township area were on Wednesday arrested by RN Pali police leading to seizures of two motor-bikes, a car and some stolen gold ornaments.

 Rourkela SP Himanshu Lal said that the two arrested were among the seven criminals who at gunpoint had looted ` 7 lakh from one SS Palai from Civil Township area on February 2 afternoon.

 Police identified the arrested persons as Santosh Mallick (28) of Kendrapara and Kishore Sahu (32) of Jajpur.

The seizures included two motor-bikes and a car believed to have been used in various crimes. The fresh seizures also included gold ornaments worth over ` 40,000.

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