Inter-state robber arrested in Indore



Indore: An inter-state robber, who was on parole from Vadodara in Gujarat, was arrested by sleuths of crime branch here, police said today.

The robber, Jagdish alias Anga, was arrested yesterday and had been allegedly active in Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra, police said adding that he was being interrogated by crime branch officials at Kanadia police station.

The accused confessed his involvement in over half a dozen robberies including a few thefts, out of 60 cases lodged against him in Indore in the past, they said. No stolen goods and jewellery were so far recovered from him, they said.

The crime branch was making contacts with their counterparts in Maharashtra and Gujarat to find Anga's links.

PTI