Nabarangpur: Police have arrested five persons for their alleged involvement in an ATM theft in Odisha’s Nabarangpur district here today. The arrested accused were nabbed from a forest in Dabugaon within hours of committing the crime.
While the exact amount of cash looted from the ATM is yet to be ascertained, Police have recovered Rs 20 lakh from them. Official sources informed that the miscreants were from Chhattisgarh and Haryana
As per reports, the accused had used a gas cutter to cut open the ATM and steal cash from it. The machine had caught fire following which fire services rushed to the spot to douse the flame. Police, on getting information, reached the spot and started investigation immediately following which all five of the accused were arrested.