Four persons have been arrested from Jalgaon district in North Maharashtra for illegally possessing weapons,police said on Wednesday. A countrymade pistol,eight live catridges,four mobile phones and an SUV was recovered from them,after they were apprehended on Shirpur-Chopda road by a patrol team on Tuesday night,they said.
All the four accused Rahul Sonawane (22),Mayur Bankar (25),Pankaj prakash Ise (22) and Nitin Savkar (22),hail from Nashik,they said. A few hockey sticks,nylon rope and chilly powder were also recovered from them. Police suspect the gang was with the intention to loot vehicles.