Gumla: Police has arrested four criminals during a vehicle checking drive on the Ranchi- Simdega road under Basia Police Station area of this district along with arms.
From the arrested, a country-made pistol, three live cartridges and three mobile phones have been recovered. Police said that the arrested have confessed that they were part of a gang which collected levy. They were on their way to Kolibera to execute a crime when they were nabbed by the police.
The arrested have been identified as Jayjeet Singh, Jitendra Nayak, Uttam Singh and Shankar Gope. Police said that during the vehicle checking drive four men on two motorcycles were signalled to stop but instead they started to flee after which they were chased by the police and were arrested.