KATHMANDU: Police on Sunday arrested five youth from Bauddha and New Buspark area of the Capital for their alleged involvement in a number of theft cases of late.
A team deployed from the Metropolitan Police Crime Division (MPCD) nabbed Subas Budhathoki (18) from Kalinchok-5 of Dolakha, Lal Bahadur Tamang aka Naveen (20) from Rauta-9 of Udayapur, Aakash Limbu aka Virus (20) from Lotang-7 of Morang, Indra Tamang aka Dharane (22) from Dharan-19 of Sunsari and Arjun Tamang (18) from Devighat-4 of Sunsari.
They were involved in a number of theft cases in and around Bauddha, Kapan, Balaju and New Buspark of the Capital, police claimed.
According to police, the gang members were staff at various guest houses in New Buspark area.
Police also recovered a Dell laptop and an iPhone from them.
Meanwhile, the MPCD handed them over to the Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu, for further investigation and action.