Ramgarh, Jan 3 (Agency) Police have arrested nine members of a thief gang along with a pistol and four live cartridges. Around 16 batteries, huge quantity of electrical wire, nut, bolts and 6 bikes have been recovered from them. Ramgarh SP Prabhat Kumar that following a tip-off a team was constituted which conducted raids at Chitarpur during which one of the accused Mukesh was nabbed with a pistol and four cartridges were found. Based on the inputs provided by him few others were nabbed from Latehar and Rajrappa Police Station areas. The SP said that these all use to steal bikes which were later sold in different districts.