Three people, who were claiming themselves as ethical hackers of Indore police, were nabbed by Indore crime branch on Tuesday.
Police got information that the youth Harshit Jain (24) and his friends were roaming in the city with two gunmen in an SUV.
Police said they had a tip off about the forgery which was going on in the name of Indore police. They raided some places and arrested three accused in the case.
Along with Harshit Jain, the other accused arrested by the crime branch were Vinod Singh and Bhanui Pratap Thapak.
Police have also recovered fake ID cards of Indore police, letter-pads and fake documents of ethical hackers. Police have also seized MP 09 SB 0072 and a pistol from their possession.
A case has been registered and more quizzing with the accused is going on.