Jajpur: Two truck drivers have been arrested for faking the loot of two Hywa tippers in Jenapur police limits in Jajpur district last Friday.
Reportedly, Jenapur police have seized both the vehicles from a junkyard in Khurda’s Jatni area and Rs 2 lakh cash from the accused persons.
According to police, both the drivers have alleged that six armed miscreants intercepted the tippers and decamped with the vehicles on gun point. “During interrogation, statements made by both the accused mismatched following which their call detail records were checked and their involvement in the crime was exposed,” said the police.
Both the accused had cracked a Rs 3.5 lakh deal with a Jatni-based scarp dealer to dispose the vehicles, the police added.