Police on Monday arrested three persons on charges of committing house burglaries and chain snatchings in twin cities.

Gold ornaments weighing 883.9 grams, 10 laptops and a bike, all worth over Rs.31 lakh were recovered from them identified as Ch. Shashikanth (32) of Yakutpura, Mohd. Imtiyaz Ahmed alias Imtiyaz (21) of Ahmednagar and Mohammed Abdul Kareem alias Kareem (19) of Golconda, according to police. Shashikanth was allegedly involved in 24 chain snatchings. while Kareem reportedly committed 4 offences. Imtiyaz was allegedly involved in 8 thefts.