Dimapur, February 15: Dimapur police apprehended three persons on February 8 for collecting money from truck drivers near Ghorapatti in Dimapur.
Police identified the trio as Yeshito Sumi (44), son of Lt. Zheito Sumi, a resident of New Colony Burma Camp, Dimapur; Inahoto Chophy (25), son of Honivi Chophy, a resident of New Colony Burma Camp, Dimapur and Nikato Yeptho (2), son of Kahovi Yeptho, a resident of Thilixu, Dimapur.
Police seized/recovered Rs 75,860 and two mobile phones from their possession.
In this connection, a case has been registered in Dimapur West PS.
Again on February 8, Dimapur police AET apprehended one Vikiho Aye (44), ‘ss’ Centre Council Member, NSCN (K) for demanding illegal tax in the name of NSCN (K) from various business establishments.
In this connection, a case has been registered in Dimapur East PS.
Dimapur police apprehended one Khetoka Aye (25), son of Khuvihe, a resident of Middle Colony, Burma Camp, Dimapur, for collecting tax from truck drivers near Dellai Gate Dimapur on February 8.
Police seized Rs 14,600 from his possession. In this connection, a case has been registered in Dimapur West PS.
On February 5, Dimapur police arrested five persons for collecting illegal tax from truck drivers at 4th mile Dimapur. The culprits have been identified as Mughavi (32), son of Vitoshi, a resident of 4th Mile Dimapur; Zhimoka Zhimo (20), son of Kuhovi Zhimo, a resident of 5th Mile Dimapur; Akum Yim (21), son of Hatong, a resident of Duncan Bosti, Dimapur; Niloto Kinimi (20), son of Inaka Kinimi of Sematilla Bosti Dimapur and Ronex (25), son of Pishampuhar, a resident of Padampukhuri, Dimapur.
In this connection a case has been registered at Dimapur Diphupar Police station.
Dimapur police apprehended one ‘ss’ Rajepeyu of NSCN-R Vinoka Zhimomi (23), son of Mughato, a resident of Thahekhu village, Dimapur for extorting money from butcher shops at Forest Colony, Dimapur.
Police recovered/seized Rs 1340 from his possession.
In this connection a case has been registered at Dimapur West Police Station.
5 thieves held
Dimapur police arrested three persons on February 8 for stealing a mobile phone and Rs 3200 cash in the Blue Hill station area. The trio has been identified as Arosing Sangtam (32), Amosmai Phom (37) and Yhunthulo Rengma (28).
Dimapur police arrested one Chopika Chophy (23) on February 6 for stealing 3 auto tyres and battery from a private residence.
On February 7, police arrested one Suresh Thapa (23), son of Tek Bahadur Thapa for stealing a scooter.
Cases have been registered in Dimapur East PS in all the three incidents of thief.
(Page News Service)