Bokaro (RP Service): Police has arrested a total of some criminals including a goldsmith from Nalanda district of Bihar in connection with a dacoity which had taken place at the house of contractor located under Chas Police Station area of this district. Addressing the press Bokaro SP Karthik S said that criminals had executed the dacoity at the house of one Ramsevak Singh at Transport Nagar on September 26. In this connection yesterday one Vibhas Paswan alias Mrigendra Paswan of Nalanda and Pinku Pandey alias Pankaj
Pandey of Giridih were arrested who spilled the beans which lead to the arrest of the others.
The SP said that these criminals had sold the stolen gold and silver ornaments to a goldsmith identified as Mahesh Kumar of Nalanda who had paid Rs 6.70 lakh to the criminals in return for the jewellery and the goldsmith too has been named in the case and 36 grams of gold and 3.5 kilograms of silver from his shop has been seized.