Hyderabad, May 15: The police arrested a six-member gang wanted in several cases of robberies during the lockdown period in Hyderabad. According to the police, the accused roamed the city roads at night and targeted persons walking alone in uninhabited areas.
The police added that the gang had committed several robberies in the Bachupally area in Hyderabad and had relieved several persons of money and valuables including gold jewellery.
The police informed that the accused worked as agents for food delivery services like Swiggy and Zomato. Upon interrogation, the accused confessed that they took to crime to fuel their addiction for luxuries. The accused also admitted to selling stolen phones and other valuables on online e-commerce platform, OLX.