Mathigiri police were on their routine vehicle check near Chinna-pEla-konda-palli pirivu chaalai.
Police noticed a gang of men discussing something in a eucalyptus farm and the gang has parked a car near them.
When police approached them, one of the gang member started running which made police to corner remaining 5 men of the gang.
Police type enquiry revealed that the members of the gang were thieves and were planning for a robbery.
The thieves arrested belonged to all sides of Hosur town as each one belonged to different areas like Basthi, Thally, Mathigiri, Hogenakal and Denkanikottai Road.
Police have seized the car that was found near the gang and also searching for the man named ‘Yethu-booshan Reddy’ who managed to escape.