Four armed robbers arrested

Four armed robbers were on Monday arrested when they were planning to loot a house in Siyani Gate area here, the police said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team nabbed the accused when they were planning to execute a robbery and seized three knives and master keys from them, a police officer said.

The accused, aged between 25 and 30 years, were identified as Vinay, Sonu alias Pintu, Kuldeep and Deepak, all residents of Ghaziabad. The accused admitted to their involvement in several robberies in the area, the officer said, adding they usually looted locked houses. —PTI