Nagaland

Kohima Police apprehended an extortionist

Kohima, October 16 (NE): In connection with a complaint report regarding extortions through mobile phone No. 8415950894/ 6009566801 in and around Kohima, the Kohima Police apprehended one person identified as Jacob Krocha (Joseph) (32 yrs), S/o. Lt. Thekho Krocha, Vill- Zhavame, PO/PS- Chizami, Dist- Phek, P/Add- Naga Bazar Colony, Kohima from Kezieke Colony at around 02:35 pm on October 16, 2019.

On preliminary enquiry, it was ascertained that the arrested accused person is an active member of the NSCN (Khango) faction in the rank of SS. Tatar. The arrested accused person is found to be involved in several instances of illegal extortions in and around Kohima Town from business establishments, contractors and private individuals.

In this connection, a case has been registered under Chiephobozou Police Station and investigation is on.