SALEM: The police on Thursday arrested four youths for allegedly robbing a textile merchant of cash, jewels and valuables here recently.
The police said Senthilkumar (25) of Ammapet was returning home in a car, when a four-member gang blocked his way and robbed him of Rs. 2,500, five-sovereign chain and valuables.
Based on a complaint from him, the police arrested Boopalan (27), Manikandan (23), Ramu (24) and Shanmugam for their alleged involvement in the incident.
Further investigations are on.