Kohima, July 24 (NEx): Kohima police arrested 3 persons from Paramedical, Kohima on Thursday, July 23, 2020, in connection with assaulting LPG truck drivers below Belho Gas service godown on NH-29.
A press release from DEF Kohima said that, in connection with a registered case in Kohima North police station, wherein, two drivers of an LPG Truck which was parked below Belho Gas service godown at Kohima were assaulted by unknown miscreants on the night of July 4, 2020 and again on July 9, 2020 and their mobile phones snatched away, a team of Kohima Police led by SDPO (North) apprehended all the three miscreants involved in the commission of the crime from Paramedical, Kohima on Thursday, July 23, 2020.
The arrested accused persons are identified as (1) Medophretuo Medeo (29 years), S/o. Vichütuo Medeo, Vill- Khulazu Bawe, PO/PS- Chozuba, Phek, P/Add- Paramedical Colony, Kohima (2) Pipenthung Humtsoe (29 years), S/o. Rabenthung Humtsoe, Vill- Pongitong, PO/PS- Wokha, Dist- Wokha, P/Add- Paramedical Colony, Kohima and (3) Seyievilhou Phesao (26 years), S/o. Chekrosayi Phesao, Vill- Chozuba, PO/PS- Chozuba, Dist- Phek, P/Add- Paramedical Colony, Kohima.
Press release further stated that, during the course of investigation, the trio admitted to have committed the crime of assaulting the drivers of the LPG Truck parked below Belho Gas Service godown on NH29 on the night of 4th and 9th July 2020.
All the accused have been forwarded to court and remanded to 48 hours police custody for further interrogation, it added.