Ujjain: Three persons allegedly involved with a gang of tyre thieves were arrested by the police on Wednesday. Chimanganj Mandi police authorities, on a tip-off arrested Rohan (19), resident of Jaisinghpura, Gopal (24), resident of Jaisingpura and Rakesh (23), resident of Jaisingpura for committing theft from tyre shops in the city.
On investigation, the trio admitted the crime and stated that they stole tyres from Lakshya Tyre Shop at Sanver road and from a tyre shop at Santram Sindhi Colony. The police also recovered a stolen motor bike and an Activa along with stolen tyres.
FIRs under Section 380 of the IPC were registered against the trio at Madhav Nagar, Chimangnaj and Neelganga police stations.