Highway Looters On Prowl In Balasore, Three Persons Robbed In 12 Hrs
Balasore: Unidentified miscreants allegedly looted cash and valuables from three persons in Soro area of Balasore district within the last 12 hours.
According to sources, miscreants looted gold chain, cash over Rs 1 lakh and a mobile phone from a businessman at gunpoint in broad daylight yesterday.
A few hours later three miscreants intercepted a finance company employee at Chapolia on NH-16. They terrorised the man with sharp weapons and looted cash Rs 21,000 and mobile phone from him.
After some time, another dacoity was reported from the Chapolia area. A Rajasthan-based businessman was stopped by five miscreants mid-way. They looted cash Rs 14,000 cash and a mobile phone from the victim at gunpoint.
Meanwhile, Soro police have begun an investigation into the series of loot incidents reported in the last 12 hours.