Car robbery gang of five busted

Noida: A gang of five, allegedly involved in stealing cars in the city, was busted today.

Mohit Nagar, Deepak, Mukesh, Alok and Amit were arrested yesterday, SP City Dinesh Yadav said, adding that the gang was involved in stealing cars on demand.

A stolen vehicle was also recovered from their possession, he said.

The gang had robbed a Xylo car on October 15 from sector 82 and dumped it in Bagpat area, which was later recovered, police said.

The gang had stolen the Xylo car for one Shakeel for Rs 50,000. Manhunt has been launched to arrest Shakeel, the SP said.

The same gang was also involved in the car robbery at Gaur City area on October 9, he added.