Bhubaneswar: A special squad of Commissionerate police with the help of Infocity police arrested six members of an inter-district robbery gang here in the early hours of Saturday.
The arrested have been identified as Umesh Sahu, Loknath Sahu, Pancham Saha, Pabitra Mallick, Kunia Samal and Rakesh Mohapatra.
The police seized two motorcycles, 19 gm gold, one tabloid and a cellphone from their possession. The police also recovered a toy gun and a hatchet from them.
According to police, the gang used to threaten people with toy guns and loot valuables from them. The gang was involved in the loot of valuables from the house of Subash Chandra Nayak of Phase II in Kanan Vihar under Infocity police limits on April 11.
At least five cases have been registered against the accused at Balianta, Infocity, Kandarpur and Choudwar police stations.
They will be produced in court after further interrogation, police said.