Nagaland

Mokokchung police arrests 3, seize liquor bottles and suspected brown sugar

Kohima, April 04 (NE): Mokokchung police, today, April 04, 2020 took to social media to update on the crime within its jurisdiction. The notification said, Tuli police station personnel arrested three persons, seized liquor bottles and suspected brown sugar in two different incidents, amidst Covid-19 lockdown.

Based on specific information, On Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at around 14:00 Hrs, Tuli Police station personnel intercepted a vehicle (M/Van) B/R No. AS-03-C-2720 near Tsudokdok area, Tuli and recovered 402 bottles of MC Rum and 120 cans of canned beer.

(Seized liquor bottles by the Tuli police personnel on March 31, 2020)

In this connection, two persons were arrested and a case under appropriate section of law was registered and investigation is underway, it added.

In another incident, on Friday, April 03, 2020, at around 21:00 hrs, Tuli Police station personnel while conducting MVCP at Tuli town, intercepted a vehicle (M/Car) B/R No. AS-05-A-7828 and detected 4 gms of suspected Brown Sugar.

(Suspected Brown Sugar seized by Tuli police personnel on Friday, April 03, 2020)

In this connection, one person was arrested and a case was registered at Tuli PS under appropriate section of law for investigation, it stated.