Berhampur (Odisha), Feb 13 (PTI) Three persons were arrested by police on Wednesday in connection with a robbery in Khallikote in Ganjam district, a police officer said.

Several stolen goods, including gold and silver ornaments, which were looted about 13 days ago were also recovered from the accused, said Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO), Chhatrapur, Ramesh Chandra Sethi.

Giving details, he said gold ornaments weighing around 126 gm, 9.5 kg of silver ornaments, about Rs 19,000 in cash, six mobile phones, two motor-cycles and a knife were seized from the accused persons.

The accused had looted around 300 gm gold and 13-kg silver ornaments from Rabindra Kumar Nayak of Kanheipur at the gun point at Kandhigaon on February 1, the SDPO added.

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