Three miscreants killed in loot bid on goods truck

Rajgarh: Three miscreants, who attempted to loot a moving goods-laden truck near Sarangpur town in the district, were killed after they came under the vehicle, police said today.

The incident occurred last night on Agra-Bombay Road when the trio tried to loot the truck by jumping onto the vehicle and cutting the rope used to fasten goods to it, Sarangpur police station Inspector Sunil Sharma said.

The miscreants, who were chasing the truck on a motorcycle, lost their balance and came under the vehicle, killing them on the spot, he said.

The deceased persons were identified as Rambagas, Laxminarayan and Manoj, he said, adding all the accused were adults.

The bodies were handed over to the deceased’s family members after post-mortem, he said, adding further investigation is on.