Berhampur: The Berhampur Sadar police today arrested four persons who were allegedly posing as journalists and threatening a school teacher in the area.
Three of the accused have been identified as Sunil Baliarsingh, Tapan Patnaik and Deepak Badatya.
According to reports, they went to a school in the area, where they threatened a teacher and tried to extort money from him.
Suspecting foul play, locals detained them and later handed them over to police. During interrogation, it came to fore that they are fake journalists.
A car, a camera, a boom and fake identity cards were seized from their possession.