2 arrested for attempted murder

2 arrested for attempted murder

Dimapur, November 17: Dimapur police arrested two persons on November 14 for attempted murder of a truck driver on November 12.
Police identified the two arrested as Jitu Chaudhary (35), a resident of Panikhaiti, Kamrup, Assam and Randip (37), a resident of H.No. 252, Bahri, Karnal, Haryana.
Police said the duo who were previously known to the driver firstly drugged him and after subjecting the victim to a brutal assault disposed him off below NH 29 near Chumoukedima in the evening of November 12 and fled with the empty truck.
However, based on specific inputs the truck bearing a Haryana registration number was recovered from a house in Toluvi village, after which the house owner Khekuto (42) of Toluvi village was also arrested.
Following the recovery of the truck the two main accused persons were subsequently arrested from Dimapur. The driver is currently recuperating in a local hospital.
A criminal case has been registered in Chumoukedima Police Station for further investigation.
(Page News Service)