Patiala: Patiala Police on Saturday arrested four hardened criminals of a gang involved in robbery.

Police also seized 40 mobile phones, seventy gram gold and 700 gram silver jewelleries, one laptop, three cameras worth Rs 20,000, four watches worth Rs 12,000 and 810 Australian dollar from their possession.

SP D Pratipal Singh said that acting on a tip-off that some criminals had assembled and were planning some crime, a team led by officer Kuldeep Singh carried out a raid and arrested these criminals near Green Bagh area.

The arrested criminals have been identified as Gurudas Singh, Joginder Singh, Sunil Kumar and Mohammad Naseem,

Police also added that the criminals were earlier involved in several crimes and have confessed their crime and motive.