In a joint operation, the Garchuk and Jalukbari Police team on Friday night arrested three persons in connection with a robbing case in Guwahati. The three have been identified as Md Aminul Hoque (28), Md Ibrahim Ali (25), and Md. Ali Hussain (26), all residents of Satgaon.
According to sources, the accused used to loot different persons on the pretext of providing cab services. Earlier, two FIRs were filed on July 28 in Garchuk Police Station and Jalukbari Police Station about similar crimes.
The FIR filed in Garchuk Police Station stated that the complaint boarded one Swift Dzire from ISBT to reach the LGBI Airport. However, on the move, the complaint was assaulted and looted by the driver and the co-passengers, who had boarded the cab on the way.
A similar complaint was lodged in Jalukbari Police Station where the description of the vehicle used and the method of the theft was found to be the same.
Acting swiftly, Guwahati Police within 48 hours tracked down the vehicle used in the crime and arrested the three accused from Boragaon under Garchuk Police Station.
Police investigation is on.