The Gautam Budh Nagar police on Sunday arrested three suspects, including a minor for allegedly committing eight robberies in the previous seven months in Noida, police mentioned.
The suspects recognized as Aditya Khari, 19, a resident of Sector 39, Anshul Kumar, 18, a resident of Sector 66, and a 16-year-old minor, used to pose as taxi drivers and as soon as the passengers board their vehicles they robbed them at gunpoint, police mentioned.
Police mentioned that when suspects weren’t utilizing a rental automotive, they used to grab cell phones on their bikes.
In response to police, an motion was initiated primarily based on a current grievance made by Satyam Soni, 25, a resident of Sector 126, who acknowledged that on September 14 round 10pm when he boarded an auto-rickshaw, a bike-borne suspect approached him from behind and snatched his cell phone value ₹30,000 close to to Botanical metro station.
Sector 39, SHO, Jitendra Kumar Singh mentioned that the suspects had been arrested from Dadri locality on Sunday, after guide intelligence and scanning CCTV footage.
SHO Kumar mentioned, “In the course of the interrogation, the suspects revealed that they used to hire a automotive from a rental service and goal passengers late at evening. When the victims had been discovered with no money, they pressurized them to disclose their UPI password.”
He additional added that suspects had focused round eight folks in the final seven months in Sector 39 locality and surrounding areas.
“The three suspects had been booked underneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code. We’ve got recovered money of ₹31,000, a country-made pistol, a automotive, one bike, and 13 smartphones from their possession,” the SHO mentioned.