Thane, Jun 2 : Three persons were arrested and a dozen of live cartridges were seized, besides a pistol and a country-made pistol and a revolver from them on Saturday, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, a police team from Bhiwandi and other units kept a vigil at Cavindra village and spotted a trio travelling in an unnumbered two wheeler, police chased and nabbed them.
In a search, police found the fire arms, valued at Rs. 83,400.
They were identified as Babu Baban Mohite (22), Mustaque Alim Sayyed (20) and Bablu Kailas Jaiswal (29).
They were involved in number of crimes like murder, house breaking, thefts in Mumbai and surrounding areas, police said. (UNI)