The IV Town police arrested a gang of six persons, which was responsible for theft of three trucks, here on Friday. According to reports, the police registered a case and investigated into the theft of a lorry from Dhana Reddy petrol filling station on November 9 last year.

Police identified a gang of six persons comprising B. Raju, Sheik Mahaboob Basha, K. Sivakumar, D. Mohan, P. Nazir and Ramanjaneya Reddy.

During the inquiry, the gang revealed that it had stolen two more trucks from Anantapur and Proddatur. The police recovered all trucks parked at different places.

The SP complimented IV Town Inspector and the team for the recovery and arrests.