Kolkata: The police held five persons from Salt Lake’s Baishaki mall on Saturday. According to police sources, the anti-crime wing of Police had received information about the movement of this group in the area. Acting on a tip-off, police seized huge catch of fire arms early morning at around 10 am and arrested
“We have seized two firearms, 8 mm ammunition, two knives and a machete from the accused,” said an officer. During interrogation, the accused allegedly confessed to having planned to rob the mall. According to police sources, the group had already made plans on how to target the house, and had gathered a detailed profile on the owner of the house.