Bhadrak: Police here claimed to have busted a gang of looters with the arrest of three women who used to rob jewellery stores after disguising themselves as customers.
According to sources, the three accused women looted a gold ornament shop, “Maa Tarini”, located at Ranitala Bazar area under Bhadrak rural police limits.
Reportedly, the trio visited the store on the pretext of being customers. Finding the apt opportunity, the women sneaked in a few ornaments into their bags.
Spotting the cunningness of the accused trio, the owner of the store went out of the place and locked the gate of the shop before calling the locals for help and informing the police about the same.
Cops reached the spot and apprehended the women for interrogation, sources said.